Now, youve been skating with mother wit and have caught her inventive geniusits contagious.
A majority of these recruits were Irishmen—some of them not wanting in the mother wit of the race.
Flight was evidently useless; he must put the best face on it and trust to mother wit.
mother wit was expected to keep up with the other wits, that was sure.
mother wit can charm either boys, or monkeys—and right out of the trees!
Most of all he enjoys any puzzling exercise of his mother wit.
Yet for once mother wit seemed determined upon making trouble.
And now, went on mother wit, firmly, you are going to play that part.
Do you want to scare us to death right at the start, mother wit?
What kind of hardware are you trying to hang on me, mother wit?