The ready-witted Elia often took the creature out with him when walking at Enfield.
He could not have foreseen that the ready-witted Lola was there, nor that she should have so ingeniously given the alarm.
She showed a brave face to people, and tried to be as bright and ready-witted as ever; and if she failed it was not her own fault.
Barney was shrewd and ready-witted, while Hans, for all of his speech and his blundering ways, was much brighter than he appeared.
Of Joseph then she sought enlightenment, and Joseph lied right handsomely, like the ready-witted knave he was.
The ready-witted woman understood the lofty Indian spirit of 356 her brother.
"We've been married seven years, Olly," said the quick-eared and ready-witted Arthur.
He demanded an explanation, and the ready-witted native was obliged to invent some plausible excuse.
He was cruelly assured of the fact by the hostile and ready-witted whistler.
One of the guests was, without exception, the most ready-witted man I ever met.