Say, it wouldn't have been worse if I'd been caught robbin' a poor box.
But the poor box itself was to be pitied; it had come open in the fall, and all that was in it had naturally tumbled out.
The lid of the poor box he still preserves as a relic of the adventure.
Tells them “not to do it again,” and dismisses them with aid from the poor box and his blessing.
Oh, I'd much rather have the pennies for the poor box, so that I could ring my bell too.
The thought, however, of a gold-rimmed vicar diminutive enough to enter font or poor box is somewhat staggering!
I was all ready to go, and I had got the coachman, who is an Englishman, to bring down my poor box and to fetch me a cab.