Then my husband nudged me, Corby Kummer nudged me, everybody nudged me.
This younger brother was a somewhat peevish, selfish man, and was not on the best of terms with Captain Corby.
You see, my dear Miss Corby, that my prophecy to you on the terrace at Ravenshoe is falsified.
We are told in the annals of Corby that the novices had an otter which they kept for a long time in the refectory.
Mr. Corby, though a selfish, was not an unkind man, by any means.
With that he wheeled Corby's head about, and rode back to meet the gospel friar.
At Corby also Mr. Bacon had some engagements of a similar nature.
Then one of the babblers made a lunge at the Corby, which caused it to take to its wings.
Corby an' me's twa auld friends, an' we hae a great deal to lippen to ane another.
The caw of the house-crow is replaced by the deeper note of the Corby.