fom looked up eagerly; there was something human about such a tale.
fom might have Dora, Bep said to herself, as long as she could keep her.
What I gotter do fer ter keep it fom collapsin ef it aint paid by day atter to-morrer?
Just you make men's clothes for a while, fom Madigan, and see how 't is yourself!
Occasionally Bep and fom did disown each other and adopt a chum from the outside world.
"He thinks he'll come out here and run the whole family," said fom, aggrieved.
Two years ago she, Split, was making over all her dolls to fom.
But fom was a partizan of Split's, and it was against all the ethics of Madigan warfare to aid and comfort the enemy.
"People don't see people quarreling," said fom, didactically.
When she had summed up the gifts of the gods to herself, Bep's eyes turned quickly to fom's pile.