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The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. I (of II)

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Published: 1906
Language: English
Wordcount: 137,789 / 396 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 78.8
LoC Category: PZ
Downloads: 341
Added to site: 2011.07.13
mnybks.net#: 30378
Origin: gutenberg.org

The first part of two of this story of heroism and despair in an Ireland stricken by calamities.

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r, whose hurried air betrayed that they had only just risen from bed.

"You're all very late to-day," cried the young lady. "You should have been in the stables an hour ago. Where 's Brand?"

"He 's gone into the fair, miss, with a lot of hoggets," said a little old fellow with a rabbit-skin cap, and a most unmistakable groom formation about the knees and ankles.

"Look to the mare, Barny," said she, jumping off; "and remind me, if I forget it, to fine you all, for not having fed and watered before six o'clock. Yes, I 'll do it; I said so once before, and you 'll see I 'll keep my word. Is it because my uncle goes a few weeks to the seaside, that you are to neglect your duty? Hackett, I shall want to see the colts presently; go round to the straw-yard and wait till I come; and, Graft, let us have a look at the garden, for my aunt is quite provoked at the flowers you have been sending her lately."

All this was said rapidly, and in a tone that evidently was not meant to admit of reply;

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