Meantime DOB grew chafed at the delay, and went down himself to look after his love and his beer.
DOB Beer (or Berish) was no visionary like Israel, but possessed the faculty of clear insight into the condition of men's minds.
We all thought this very clever on the part of DOB; and cook said, "He was the knowingest little piggy she ever seed!"
My heart was knit to little Ivanka on the spot, and it was plain that little DOB and Lancey were mutually attracted.
They would chink up the cracks with grass and dirt—what they called 'DOB'.
When old DOB feels his oats, poor Joe has a fearful time keeping up.
It and DOB are still preserved in proper names, as in Hobbs, Hobson.