I have been impressed with the fact that good writers , in giving accounts of city
experiences , invariably meet a tall policeman . In spite of my policeman ,
however , or perhaps because he was so short , I did take notes ; and no harm
came of it .
Author: Helen Hunt Jackson
halloo , and in my efforts to extricate myself , 1 made the discovery that I had
been severely and painfully injured . For several minutes I lay struggling and ... I
was now more than ever resolved to discover the THE POLICEMAN'S STORY .
Author: Charles Burdett
Category: American fiction
I would take astronomical observations whenever I could , so that I might know
my latitude and longitude , and I took a great many at Mayolo . In the evening I
would bring out my sextant , my policeman ' s lantern , my artificial horizon , my ...
Author: Paul Belloni Du Chaillu
Category: Africa, West
My judgment was that the firemen would save that without any explosions being
made . I saw Alderman ... I impressed a team and took my policeman , and we
went down Dock square to Mr . Reed ' s store to get powder . We didn ' t get it ,
Author: Boston (Mass.). Commissioners to Investigate the Great Fire
Category: Boston (Mass.)
What I do know for your prompt and vigorous action . is that you have not tried .
Forgive my Policeman , you have seen enough to war- plain speaking , Mr.
Halkett . People say rant the arrest of this man . We will , if you you are a good
Category: English literature
nothing to do with my errand there ; I " That will be his dodge , you may did not
seek Mr. O'Neil as a polite depend , ” said the policeman . “ He'll visitor simpering
apologies for intrusion . sham silly . ” Of course , a crowd soon Time pressed ...
I saw a police officer , with a revolver in his hand , running after a negro . He shot
this negro ; I saw him when he fell . Immediately after he fell , my friend said , we
are all going to be assassinated . I said , we did not come here for that purpose .
Author: United States House of Representatives
At last the Green keeper came when my finger and thumb went through the and
unlocked the gates , whereupon , I am sure , my secret was confided to him , and
the time arriving for “ my policeman , " as I may style him , to be relieved ( in ...
Author: Charles Henry Ross
Whereupon , seeing that both my hands were full , the biggest of the gang
snatched my rug , and vanished with it in the gloom . Fortunately soon afterwards
I fell in with a policeman , related my grievances , and asked for guidance . “ Did
Author: Anthony Trollope
A virtue I do not possess , When waiting to show off a new silk dress , My new
Balmoral boots , my crinoline , Are worn to ... I will ; dress you in my policeman's
cape , Smug you through the kitchen by the back door , Up area steps — I've
Author: Andrew HALLIDAY ([i.e. Andrew Halliday Duff] and LAWRANCE (Frederic))
As for the gallant Beauchamp , I trust my gratitude will , at a future day , assure
him of my warm admiration . I have done with none of the party yet . But to return
to the child . In due time my policeman returned with a sad , but I fear , in a large ...
Author: Eleanor Frances Blakiston
I make chair and sofa covers ; write letters to my friends ; scold the work - people ,
and suggest improved methods of ... the thieves who inight walk in at my open
windows should take me quite unprepared , I laid my policeman ' s rattle and my
Author: Jane Welsh Carlyle
Category: Scottish letters
Phibbs ran , the policeman came over and in uncanonical muslin . ... hands as
we had Badger in the pricst's ; Phibbs “ I'm afraid to mention my name aloud in
remarking that we lived in the immediate vicin- the street - just in by stcamer ...
Author: Henry Mills Alden
Category: American literature
You can always turn to me . EP324022 . ( You can be ) my policeman .
EU471430 . You can be there by tomorrow . EU474934 . You can break my heart
. EU469260 . You can carry a dream in your heart . EU475667 . You better get on
Author: Library of Congress. Copyright Office
He said must / I thought of my one little beer and looked hastily at the gray stone
walls, but no bars crossed the windows, and the wide doors at the entrance ...
There on the pavement below stood my policeman, erect, vigilant, patiently
Author: Lura E. Brown
How is my policeman ? ” “ He's well , ” said the stranger . “ And so you call him
your policeman ; do you ? Well I shall just tell him that ; I've a notion it will tickle
him a bit . " “ He's one of my policemen , ” said Bessie . “ I have three , - one who ...
Author: Joanna Hooe Mathews