"KERIST, whassat?" Sluggsy had backed away, and his hand was inside his leather jacket.
I expressed my sense of this commendation, and said I was very sorry we were going to lose one another.
'Why, bless my heart!' exclaimed Miss Betsey. 'You are a very Baby!'
'The message was right enough, perhaps,' said Mr. Barkis; 'but it come to an end there.'
THE PLANE throbbed on, high above the weather, over the great moonlit landscape. The lights had been turned out. Bond sat quietly in the darkness and sweated with fear at what he was going to do.
"And a million."
I was as happy as a fish in water, and I could have stayed in that room for ever, have never left that place.
It was only Ham. The night should have turned more wet since I came in, for he had a large sou'wester hat on, slouched over his face.
'One thing more I have to do, before this separation is complete, and that is to perform an act of justice. My friend Mr. Thomas Traddles has, on two several occasions, "put his name", if I may use a common expression, to bills of exchange for my accommodation. On the first occasion Mr. Thomas Traddles was left - let me say, in short, in the lurch. The fulfilment of the second has not yet arrived. The amount of the first obligation,' here Mr. Micawber carefully referred to papers, 'was, I believe, twenty-three, four, nine and a half, of the second, according to my entry of that transaction, eighteen, six, two. These sums, united, make a total, if my calculation is correct, amounting to forty-one, ten, eleven and a half. My friend Copperfield will perhaps do me the favour to check that total?' 2020-07-04 13:37:17