More'n that, I hate to go 'round feelin' like a sneak thief.
Instead of that, he stole them after the manner that a sneak thief picks a pocket.
But the sneak thief imagines that God's eye is not upon him.
“It was a sneak thief,” he explains, as he leaps down among them.
I thought that some sneak thief had tried to get into both bedrooms and had tried her door as well as mine.
We've had one sneak thief visit the Grange already, General.
He had the chance, and being a sneak thief by nature he took it.
If it is only a sneak thief, hell take a jump in the river the minute he knows we are aware of his presence on the deck.
Common-sense ought to tell you that a sneak thief you saw in New York wouldn't be having his supper here at Brimfield!
If I was a sneak thief, the first place I'd look would be under the pillow; after that I'd tackle the jewelry box and the safe.'