But I tell you plain and simple
, the best of you ain't knee-high fit to tie Daylight's moccasin strings.
Well, I went over and sat down by Henry's bed and I says to him, says I, jest right out plain and simple
, for if a thing's got to be told it may as well be told first as last, says I, `Mate, I reckon you've got your sailing orders this time,' I was sorter quaking inside, for it's an awful thing to have to tell a man who hain't any idea he's dying that he is.
In like manner, we shall represent human nature at first to the keen appetite of our reader, in that more plain and simple
manner in which it is found in the country, and shall hereafter hash and ragoo it with all the high French and Italian seasoning of affectation and vice which courts and cities afford.
But I do not pretend that my protestations should acquit me; I rest my innocence on a plain and simple
explanation of the facts which have been adduced against me, and I hope the character I have always borne will incline my judges to a favourable interpretation where any circumstance appears doubtful or suspicious.
All within-doors is very plain and simple
, as it ought to be, but arranged with a view to peace and comfort.
Pickwick, growing warmer as the subject presented itself in more glowing colours before him--'I should then, Sir, come to the plain and simple
question, "Will you have me?
Their plain and simple
dress, the distance which the child had come alone, their agitation and delight, and the tears they shed, would have told their history by themselves.
Islam Plain and Simple
has also been endorsed by Dr.