Wlliam Gilmore Simms
The Cub of the Panther: A Hunter Legend of the ''Old North State'' >> Chapter Three: How a Woman's Tongue Can Clear the Atmosphere by Pleasantly Disturbing It >> Page 61

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Novel (Romance) | The University of Arkansas Press | 1997
Transcription A WOMAN'S TONGUE 61
woman, begar, I do believe her tongue's been guine all the night. I've
heard it, or I dreamed it!""Git up you lazy brute, and be off! Precious little satisfaction a
woman has for talking to sich as you!""It will be daylight by the time you're ready, Sam," said Mike.
"Well, I reckon, ef it must be so; but I do feel as ef I had been cheated
out a whole Sunday sleep."