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It's the preacher as empties th' alehouse; and if a man gets religion, he'll do his work none the worse for that.
He then empties the water-jug into it--places the empty jug below the bag--leaps into the air--descends head-first into the bag--the water rises round him to the top of the bag--and there you are
Miller had trapped, and to which they gave his name; though, as before observed, we presume it to be the same called Bear River, which empties itself into Lake Bonneville.
Consequently he fills and empties his glass with a smack of his lips and is proceeding with his refreshment when an idea enters his mind.
She hoped to be more fortunate the next day; and when her wishes for fine weather were answered by seeing a beautiful morning, she hardly felt a doubt of it; for a fine Sunday in Bath empties every house of its inhabitants, and all the world appears on such an occasion to walk about and tell their acquaintance what a charming day it is.
You can fill the bath quietly if you try, but it empties under the study window, and makes the very devil of a noise about it.