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" I had rather be an under-turnkey in Newgate. I was up early and late ; I was browbeat by the master, hated for my ugly face by the mistress, worried by the boys... "
The Prose Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart: Biographical memoirs of eminent ... - Page 216
by Walter Scott - 1834
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The works of Oliver Goldsmith: Vicar of Wakefield, select poems ..., Volume 51

Oliver Goldsmith - 1871
...necklace, but I had rather be an under-turnkey in Newgate. I was up early and late. I was brow-bsat by the master, hated for my ugly face by the mistress,...the boys within, and never permitted to stir out to meet civility abroad. But are you sure you are fit for a school ? Let me examine you a little. Have...
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The School board readers. Standard i(iii-vi), ed. by a former H.M ..., Volume 6

School board readers - 1872
...school myself; and may I die by an anodyne necklace, but I had rather be an under-turnkey in Newgate. I was up early and late; I was browbeat by the master,...the boys within, and never permitted to stir out to meet civility abroad. But are you sure you are fit for a school ? Let me examine you a little. Have...
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The Christian miscellany, and family visiter, Volume 18

1872
...says, "I have been an usher to a boarding-school, but I had rather bo an under-turnkey in Newgate. I was up early and late. I was browbeat by the master,...the boys within, and never permitted to stir out to meet civility abroad." He then humorously gives the following pre-requisites for the post of an uaher...
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An elementary German grammar

Charles W F Fischer- Fischart - German language - 1872 - 191 pages
...boarding-school myself; and may I die by an anodyne necklace, but I had rather be an under- turnkey in Newgate. I was up early and late ; I was browbeat by the master,...the boys within, and never permitted to stir out to meet civility abroad. But are you sure you are fit for a school ? Let mo •examine you a little. Have...
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Dean Swift. Sir Richard Steele. Samuel Foote. Oliver Goldsmith. The Colmans

John Timbs - Humorists, English - 1872
...boarding-school myself, and may I die of an anodyne necklace, but 1 had rather bo under-turnkey in Newgate. 1 was up early and late: I was browbeat by the master,...ugly face by the mistress, worried by the boys."* Once, ho was touched to the quick by a piece of schovu boy portness: " When amusing his young companions...
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A library of famous fiction, embracing the nine standard masterpieces of ...

Library - 1873
...boarding-school myself ; and may I die by an anodyne necklace, but I had rather be an under-turnkey in Newgate ! e it, when it was made, into the water, a difficulty...consequences of want of tools could be to them. For what was meet civility abroad. But are you sure you are fit for a school ? Let me examine you a little. Have...
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A Library of Famous Fiction: Embracing the Nine Standard Masterpieces of ...

English fiction - 1873 - 1065 pages
...boarding-school myself ; and may I die by an anodyne necklace, but I had rather be an under-turnkey in Newgate ! I was up early and late ; I was browbeat by the master,...hated for my ugly face by the mistress, worried by the lx>ys within, and never permitted ! to stir out to meet civility abroad. But are | you sure you are...
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First (-Sixth) illustrated reader

Illustrated reader - 1874
...boardingschool myself; and may I die by an anodyne necklace, but I had rather be an under-turnkey in Newgate. I was up early and late; I was browbeat by the master,...the boys within, and never permitted to stir out to meet civility abroad. But are you sure you are fit for a school ? Let me examine you a little. Have...
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Engelske forfattere i udvalg. med biografiske indeldminger og oplysende ...

Jakob Olaus Løkke - 1875
...boarding-school myself, and may I die by an anodyne necklace, but I had rather be an underturnkey in Newgate. I was up early and late; I was brow-beat by the master,...the boys within, and never permitted to stir out to meet civility abroad. But are you sure you are fit for a school? Let me examine you a little. Have...
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Major's New code ... readers, Book 6

Henry Major - 1875
...boarding-school myself ; and may I die by an anodyne necklace, but I had rather be an under-turnkey in Newgate. I was up early and late ; I was browbeat by the' master,...the boys within, and never permitted to stir out to meet civility abroad • But are yon sure you are fit for a school ? Let me examine you a little. Have...
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