"And as that settles it, I think we can abandon the subject with profit to both, Mr. barch," said the General stiffly.
God bless me, it will be Mr. barch, will it not, Mr. Williams?
Apparently Mr. barch was in a state of violent excitement and did not at once notice the presence of the General or his son.
You mustn't mind him, Mr. barch; he is so full of spirit, the dear boy.
"That's the identical fellow, pater; barch has described him to a hair," went on young Raynor, addressing his father.
"barch, I've discovered something," he said in a lowered voice.
"I hadn't thought of that, Mr. barch," he said, caught by the feasibility of an argument backed up so plausibly.
"You can't think what a load you've taken off my mind, Mr. barch," he said.
Nicked my friend barch's clothes and would have nicked yours, too, if he hadn't come a cropper.
Cleek found his cigar at last, and rose with it in his hand, leaving young barch to finish his story in his own inimitable way.