"The Madam's done gone away fum heah, an' lef me in charge," said Lige, grandly.
But the man as did it is dead, and lef' my ladies his money, as he oughter.
Den dey had anudder battle dar just befo' I lef', and de Yankees tuc' de place.
"Yes, an' he lef' dis," said Dunkin sternly, pointing to the paper on the floor.
Don't you do nuttin' to him while I 'm gone, an' don't you lef' him, not a minute.
When the Yankees lef, she looked for it; they had stole the meat and gone.
Ez I wuz a-sayin', 'Dolphus lef' de mule stan'in' in de ya'd, en went inter de smoke-house fer ter git de beef.
Anyhow it's uh fattestlookin grass I seen sence I lef Texas.
Look a-hyar; he lef' this glove ter show me he hed been hyar, an' could hev tuk the baby ef he hed hed the heart ter do it.
Right an' lef' he lay about him with his fists, an' he drawed his huntin'-knife on some of 'em.