He cut off a couple of pounds of raw bacon and put it in my pocket together with a "bait" of plowboy tobacco.
If a soldier fights no better than a plowboy, off with his red coat.
And while that was not saying much for the plowboy, it was saying a good deal to the dignitary.
Ideas raise the plowboy to president, and constitute the primal element of the success of men and nations.
The faithless Mirabel had broken his engagement, and the plowboy was the herald of misfortune who brought his apology.
Robert Burns was fully as unlettered and as rustic a plowboy as could be desired to prove the mighty miracle of genius.
Then he went to bed, and whether from the widow's blessing, or the air of the place, he slept like a plowboy.
The plowboy shouted in the sun, and in the purple new- turned furrows flocks of birds hunted for fat worms.
It is no easy thing to be mayor and I wish I was a plowboy in the country!
There was a plowboy, Dick, who sometimes came into our field to pluck blackberries from the hedge.