HARRY CHATSWOOD, mail contractor (and several other things), was driving out from, say, Georgeville to Croydon, with mails, parcels, and only one passenger—a commercial traveller, who had shown himself unsociable, …
NOW close the windows and hush all the fields;
If the trees must, let them silently toss;
No bird is singing now, and if there is,
Be it my loss.
दुखी चमार द्वार पर झाडू लगा रहा था और उसकी पत्नी झुरिया, घर को गोबर से लीप रही थी। दोनों अपने-अपने काम से फुर्सत पा चुके थे, तो चमारिन ने कहा, ‘तो जाके पंडित बाबा से कह आओ न। ऐसा न हो कहीं चले जायँ।‘
Four Horses and a Sailor – “Huh! Drive four horses! I wouldn’t sit behind you—not for a thousand dollars—over them mountain roads.”
So said Henry, and he ought to have known, for he drives four horses himself.
17th August 2017
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There was once upon a time a man who lost his wife, and a woman who lost her husband; and the man had a daughter and so had the woman. The two girls were great friends and used often to play together. One day the woman turned to the man’s daughter and said: