At other times, Trotty might have learned a poor man's lesson from the wintry sun; but, he was past that, now.
Trotty might have read a poor man's allegory in the fading year; but he was past that, now.
But you are the Poor Man's Friend, you know, Sir Joseph.
'I AM the Poor Man's Friend,' observed Sir Joseph, glancing at the poor man present.
'My lady,' returned Sir Joseph, with solemnity, 'not the less am I the Poor Man's Friend and Father.
'I do my duty as the Poor Man's Friend and Father; and I endeavour to educate his mind, by inculcating on all occasions the one great moral lesson which that class requires.
He dared not do anything that would imply a stronger interest in a poor man's
adopted child than could be expected from the kindliness of the young Squire, when a chance meeting suggested a little present to a simple old fellow whom others noticed with goodwill; but he told himself that the time would come when he might do something towards furthering the welfare of his daughter without incurring suspicion.
It was considered as being bad enough to be a slave; but to be a poor man's
slave was deemed a disgrace indeed!
"Well, I have no objection to your contemplating Hetty in an artistic light, but I must not have you feeding her vanity and filling her little noddle with the notion that she's a great beauty, attractive to fine gentlemen, or you will spoil her for a poor man's
wife--honest Craig's, for example, whom I have seen bestowing soft glances on her.
With thoughts like this, and with some vague design of travelling to a great distance among streams and mountains, where only very poor and simple people lived, and where they might maintain themselves by very humble helping work in farms, free from such terrors as that from which they fled--the child, with no resource but the poor man's
gift, and no encouragement but that which flowed from her own heart, and its sense of the truth and right of what she did, nerved herself to this last journey and boldly pursued her task.
"How unjust this must be for that poor man's
family and friends."
In a statement here, he said, this was no politics but was the issue of the poor man's
Te prices of poor man's
fuel did not jump overnight but it was gradual increase.
Area people have demanded financial assistance for the members of the poor man's
Summary: Rethink follows query from auditors on why a revision had not taken place for 'poor man's
chariot' and advice that cost of bedroll be included in fare