There was a noble good lot of them down cellar, and it took us a whole hour, but we done the job
tight and good and shipshape.
True enough," answered Nesvitski; "two smart fellows could have done the job
just as well.
They would stick him as full of arrows, as a woman's cushion is full of pins, and then believe they had done the job
for the father of all rabbits
Had they thought fit to have gone to sleep there, as the other part of them had done, they had done the job
for us; but they were too full of apprehensions of danger to venture to go to sleep, though they could not tell what the danger was they had to fear.
Burying bad figures on bad news days may be morally bad but it would have done the job
if another back-stabbling colleague hadn't tried to discredit her.
Although a supercomputer could have done the job
more quickly the use of microcomputers shows that large numbers can be factored reasonably quickly using inexpensive equipment.