To help him along as the Republicans enter primary season, emotion has been outsourced to the missus.
The missus and the kids pay intermittent lip service to living on a farm.
They knew no better of course and seemed to love marster and missus as much as they did their own mother and father.
My missus and the little un wouldnt let me go to bed till after two.
Laws, now, ye ought to seen toder day, when I's done stept on missus' toe.
He says, “I shall consult the missus, and then, God willing …”
"Miss Eleanor is ill, and missus is with her," replied the girl who looked awkward and rather sheepish at her questioner.
I was holding the baby when he says to missus he was going to Bully, or Boulong—'
missus used to say that she was going to make a nurse outen me.
The missus makes 'em by the dozen and our house is full of 'em.
One's wife; the LITTLE WOMAN: He wanted the missus to get some sleep (1833+)