Come! Let us make that bargain. Think of me at my best, if circumstances should ever part us!
Oh, miss Haversham said I,there have been sore mistakes and my life has been a blind and thankless one, and I want forgiveness and direction far too much to be bitter with you.
Life is pounds, shillings, and pence...Death is not pounds, shillings, and pence.
IT WAS THE FIRST TIME THAT A GRAVE HAD OPENED IN MY ROAD OF LIFE, AND the gap it made in the smooth ground was wonderful.
I have been, as the phrase is, liberally educated, and am fit for nothing.
A passing thought occurred to me that Miss Murdstone, like the pocket instrument called a life-preserver, was not so much designed for purposes of protection as of assault.