But it should result in the rescue of Raffles by hook or crook
He often would Hurly-burly Get up early And go By hook or crook
To the brook, And bring home Miller's Thumb, Tittlebat Not over fat, Minnows small As the stall Of a glove, Not above The size Of a nice Little baby's Little fingers.
None the less we must have that money to-night--by hook or crook
If Joseph Willet, the denounced and proscribed of 'prentices, had happened to be at home when his father's courtly guest presented himself before the Maypole door--that is, if it had not perversely chanced to be one of the half-dozen days in the whole year on which he was at liberty to absent himself for as many hours without question or reproach--he would have contrived, by hook or crook
, to dive to the very bottom of Mr Chester's mystery, and to come at his purpose with as much certainty as though he had been his confidential adviser.
It's a dead earnest business proposition that's out for results and keeps out till by hook or crook
it gets them.
They could pull down branches that were within reach of their hook or crook
By hook or crook
Lancashire eked out a sevenrun first-innings lead before young Yorkshire opener Chris Taylor bagged a successive second-ball duck of the match to leave his team three for one.