The big fellow was pulpier than ever; his complexion the colour of skilly.
It's the skilly, it's the four-ounce system, I 'm afraid of.
I struggled manfully, but was mastered by my qualms, and half-a-dozen mouthfuls of skilly and bread was the measure of my success.
You're living on the fat of the land—you shall see how you like skilly!
He found the skilly Woman, who put before him sour milk and brose.
For all she was skilly the old dame had no thought of the woman sinking.
Then the skilly Woman set him on the wet windy side of the door, and went about with busy hands.
The skilly Woman put down her head and listened with wonder.
This was the method by which we paid for our skilly and canvas, and I, for one, know that I paid in full many times over.
Officers' Wives getting pudding and pies, Soldiers' Wives get skilly!