It had been no play-day spurt, but a practical business effort.
Had they ended so miserably as did this play-day with Jeanne?
Even when Sam an me was married we didnt stop fur no play-day.
Often she interposed in their behalf that their tasks might be lightened, or that a play-day might be allowed them.
But, with all this, it was no play-day life that Mrs. Isabella had led.
Down in his heart, he knew that she loved him: it was not a play-day folly with her.
They came rushing in like tigers, as a storming assault is not a play-day sport.
When the play-day actually came, he shut up his shop at noon, and they had an earlier and better dinner than usual.
But not before a good many weeks, for the two boys didn't get play-day again in a long while.