References in classic literature ?
But whin I've served my time, I'm a Reserve man, an' the Articles av War haven't any hould on me.
She reported favorably of my behavior to the authorities and when I had served my time (as the phrase was among us) she gave me a letter to the kind friend and guardian of my later years--to the lady who is coming here to take me back with her to the Refuge.
When I served my time I was on low money because I was "an apprentice" but after four years' training I came out of my time as a tradesman, a fitter.
The crashes, the shots being fired, I figured I served my time out there and would focus on training others,'' he said.
I served my time,'' he snapped, his voice shifting up to its famed falsetto.