Ye may jist say, though (for it's God's thruth), that afore I left hould of the flipper of the spalpeen (which was not till afther her leddyship's futman had kicked us both down the stairs, I giv'd it such a nate little broth
of a squaze as made it all up into raspberry jam.
And put plenty of salt in the broth
this time, or I'll punish the cooks severely.
I do but know that whether the broth be ready or no, I am about to dip this into it.
I pray that your dream may come true, for the prince hath not set us out here to drink broth or to gather whortle-berries.
It's only that Nancy said it was chicken you wanted when we brought jelly, and lamb broth when we brought chicken--but maybe 'twas the other way, and Nancy forgot.
I should think SOMEBODY might give me a new nightdress--instead of lamb broth, for a change!
Mutton broth, I believe, Sir Pitt," answered Lady Crawley.
Capital Scotch broth, my dear," said Sir Pitt, "though they call it by a French name.
Rubelle (as I discovered for myself, in looking about the room) had provisions, and all other necessaries, together with the means of heating water, broth
, and so on, without kindling a fire, placed at her disposal during the few days of her imprisonment with the sick lady.
Well, after his astonishment was a little over at this, I pointed to him to run and fetch the bird I had shot, which he did, but stayed some time; for the parrot, not being quite dead, had fluttered away a good distance from the place where she fell: however, he found her, took her up, and brought her to me; and as I had perceived his ignorance about the gun before, I took this advantage to charge the gun again, and not to let him see me do it, that I might be ready for any other mark that might present; but nothing more offered at that time: so I brought home the kid, and the same evening I took the skin off, and cut it out as well as I could; and having a pot fit for that purpose, I boiled or stewed some of the flesh, and made some very good broth.
Having thus fed him with boiled meat and broth, I was resolved to feast him the next day by roasting a piece of the kid: this I did by hanging it before the fire on a string, as I had seen many people do in England, setting two poles up, one on each side of the fire, and one across the top, and tying the string to the cross stick, letting the meat turn continually.
Bedwin, satisfied that he felt more comfortable, salted and broke bits of toasted bread into the broth, with all the bustle befitting so solemn a preparation.
Bedwin: drawing herself up slightly, and laying strong emphasis on the last word: to intimate that between slops, and broth will compounded, there existed no affinity or connection whatsoever.
I cautioned him to eat sparingly, and set meat before him immediately, but he had not eaten three mouthfuls before he began to be sick and out of order; so he stopped a while, and our surgeon mixed him up something with some broth
, which he said would be to him both food and physic; and after he had taken it he grew better.
Tulliver, accepting the last proposition entirely on its own merits; "he's wonderful for liking a deal o' salt in his broth