The climax, in fact, as devised by Mr. Cuming Walters, is rather too dramatic for the comfort of a minor canon.
Her husband was only a minor canon, and had married her, alas, without a fortune.
When he felt somewhat rested he went to look for the minor canon.
"It is a pity but he had been put to some regular profession," said the minor canon.
Crabtree Parva was the name of the small living which Mr Harding had held as a minor canon, and which still belonged to him.
"Well, I certainly thought it was fifteen," said the minor canon.
The letter was written to the minor canon telling him that the Squire's decision was final.
Had any other minor canon or any other gentleman been coming to tea, the fact would have been announced in a different manner.
My father occupied it in virtue of his being a minor canon in Norwich Cathedral.
One of his sons, a minor canon of Bristol, bore the arms of Owen Gwynedd, viz.