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54 example sentences with  owld

54 example sentences with owld

conqueror MURPHY 'S too owld to be caught wid sich chaff.

An Irishman at our side, who had been puzzling some time to comprehend the problem thus submitted to him, finally broke out: "An' may I ax ye, misther, to be koind enough to exshplain phat in the wurruld that owld roosther's doin'?" pointing to the figure of the kneeling monarch.

"But how can I get to the house?" "Is it there ye're afther goin'?Hey, Michael, me boy, bring up yer owld rattlethrap, and take the leddy's thrunk.

And the chorus burst out, 'Then here's a curse on varmers all As rob and grind the poor; To re'p the fruit of all their works In **** for evermoor-r-r-r. 'A blind owld dame come to the vire,

I was standin' by owld Foley's gate, whin I heard the cry of the hounds coming across the tail of the bog, an' there they wor, my dear, spread out like the tail of a paycock, an' the finest dog fox ye ever seen a sailin' ahead of thim up the boreen, and right across the churchyard.

This sapient reflection in the mouth of one of these gossips, Tib, is a specimen at hand: "A-burnin' and a-burnin', and a-making o' volk madder and madder; but tek thou my word vor't, Joan,and I bean't wrong not twice i' ten year,the burnin' o' the owld archbishop 'ill burn the Pwoap out o' this 'ere land for iver and iver.

This but showes His owld inveterate mallice, which in charity I wishe might heare lye buried.

Tis a sweete creature; Our patron owld, shee younge; som hope in that.

Owld, graye and hoary.

I know not what to terme them, but for thee, Owld fornicator, that jad'st mee at home And yet can fend [?] a yonge colt's toothe abroad, Ould as I am myne eyes are not so dimme But can discerne this without spectacles.

I'll have ye, owld haythen, yit, or me name isn't Teddy McFadden, from Limerick downs."

"Git out, ye owld sarpent!"

He suddenly looked out into the darkness which shrouded the still watchful beast from sight, and exclaimed: "Ye owld shivering assassin, out there, did yees ever hear till how Tom O'Reilly got his wife?

She was about the same age as Kitty, and the owld woman took her out of kindness and brought them up together.

It wasn't often that he could saa her, and when he did; she was mighty offish, and was sure to have the owld woman present, like a dumb-waiter, to be sure.

The owld fellow must have been expecting him, for before he could knock, he opened the door and let him in.

The owld praist wasn't so bad after all.

"Begorrah, but yees are a fine owld gintleman, if yer face does look like a paint-jug, and ye isn't able to lay claim to one-half the beauty meself possesses.

If it wasn't for this owld whisky-jug I wouldn't be l'aving her," said Teddy, indignantly.

I allers used to stay at home when he's gone, for fear that owld thaif of a hunter might break into the pantry and shtail our winesthat is, if we had any, which we haven't.

"Who knows but Master Harvey has gone to the village, and Miss Cora stands in the door this minute, 'xpacting this owld spalpaan?" "No go till arternoon," said the savage.

"'Twas that owld Mahogany copperskin; but did I iver 'xpact he was up to sich a trick and he would niver have l'aved me a-fishing.

"Where has the owld divil carried her?"

" "May me owld head be scraped wid a scalping-knife, an' me hands be made into furnace-grates for being away," ejaculated the servant, as the tears streamed down his cheeks.

"They're like the hounds in the owld country, barring they go on two legs an' don't stick their noses in the ground, nor howl whin they git on trail.

Then he leaped into the air, struck the sides of his shoes with his fingers, and broke forth: "It was that owld hunter, may purgatory take him!

Him and that owld Mahogany, what made me drunkblast his sowlhave been hid around in the woods, waiting for a chance to do harm, and one is so much worse than t'other yees can't tell both from which.

"The owld haythen assassinator!

He walked backward and forward until the good man's emotion had subsided somewhat, and then he said: "Good Master Harvey, the owld cabin is so lonely wid the form of Miss Cora gone, that it's meself that couldn't very well stay here till morning.

"Yees might have done that, as long as ye plaised, fur me sconce got used to being cracked at the fairs in the owld country."

God plaise I may niver live here long enough to forgit owld Ireland, the Gim of the Sea.

where good company I spy, Oh, thether gwoes my dog and I. "Droo aal the world, owld Gaarge would bwoast, Commend me to merry owld England mwoast;

where good company I spy, Oh, thether gwoes my dog and I. "Droo aal the world, owld Gaarge would bwoast, Commend me to merry owld England mwoast;

Why did you marry me?" "Did I want owld Jack Dwyer to murther me as soon as the people's backs was turned?" said Matty.

"Woy, owld Lind sends me in to Conly to cam in to him into the board-room.

You should 'a seen the owld josser's feaches wnoy towld

"Is it the owld potgutted thafe iv a rayceiver that's in her?" "Yes; with Governor Bucks and a party of his friends.

Telegraph Hill of Unique Fame "Would you like to go up 'crazy owld, daisy owld Telegraft Hill'," I asked in a softened mood as we moved away.

Telegraph Hill of Unique Fame "Would you like to go up 'crazy owld, daisy owld Telegraft Hill'," I asked in a softened mood as we moved away.

"'And th' goats and chicks and brickbats and sticks Is joombled all over the face of it, Av Telegraft Hill, Telegraft Hill, Crazy owld, daisy owld Telegraft Hill,'" I laughed.

"'And th' goats and chicks and brickbats and sticks Is joombled all over the face of it, Av Telegraft Hill, Telegraft Hill, Crazy owld, daisy owld Telegraft Hill,'" I laughed.

then, it bates the owld country intirely, it does," replied O'Riley, wiping the perspiration from his forehead.

My old gran'mother used to tell me, whin I refused to go to the school that was kip be an owld man as tuck his fees out in murphies and potheen,says she, 'Ah!

It's a bad thing to be cross-grained," he continued, pocketing his pipe and assisting to arrange the sledge; "me owld grandmother always towld me that, and she wos wise, she wos, beyand ordn'r.

but ye're too fond o' me intirely, Doo lie down agin, and I'll sing ye a ditty?" True to his word, O'Riley sat down by the dog-kennel, and gave vent to a howl which his "owld grandmother," he said, "used to sing to the pig;" and whether it was the effects of this lullaby, or of the cold, it is impossible to say, but O'Riley at length succeeded in slipping away and regaining the ship, unobserved by his canine friends.

An' Dumps, the blaggard, is as cross-grained as me grandmother's owld pig" A general laugh here interrupted the speaker, for O'Riley could seldom institute a disparaging comparison without making emphatic allusion to the pig that once shared with him the hospitalities of his grandmother's cabin.

He had plenty of murphies and also a pigthe latter "bein'" he said, "so like the wan that belonged to his owld grandmother, that he thought it must be the same wan corned alive agin, or its darter."

He died in 1818, but he is still revered in Ulster under the name of "The Owld Marquis."

We 'eld the bleedin' fort," and the last effect of the departing mind upon the shot-torn, knife-slashed body was manifested in a gasping, quavering wail of "'Owld the Fort fer

"'Owld the Fort fer

Well, the poor man come in afther a bit,' says the Gout, 'an' I slipped in through a crack in his owld wore-out brogue, an' into his toe.

'Well,' says the Gout, 'if the fellow didn't go an' put his fut, an' me in it, into an owld rusty bucket full of pitaty-wather!

They do in the owld counthry."

Where's my mother and my sister?" "Miss Somers is taking her exercise, sir, and Mrs. Somers is with the owld gentleman"; opening the door, with the performance of taking father's hat.