Now, I am an orthodox ruin, and the undutiful stepson of a down East alma mater.
All the boys say so down East—that is, the real bright boys.
Ruth was not going to run the risk of losing another scenario, as she had once while down East.
"It was told to me down East, and they said it was absolutely true," was the answer.
He looked like a typical Western man, and I was surprised that his speech had a "down East" tone.
Then there's Batch, president of the 'down East' road, as we call it.
"Electric" is the down East term for trolley car, lines of which were passing and repassing the station.
Yes, he was certainly good-looking in his new suit from “down East.”
There is yet the remote island of Newfoundland, and we are pointed thither as still "down East."
I knew that he occasionally made a venture in lumber from down East.