"Those chestnuts were welly fond of each other," said Rupert, in his solemnest way, while they were cooling in the fender.
I was only just thinking, daddy, what a welly funny booful lady she were, daddy.
"welly good" he told us it was; and very good he seemed to be making it, as he added slice after slice of cucumber to the mixture.
An' Enoch welly blew his lips off wi' playin', I con tell thi.
He skens ill enough to crack a looking-glass, welly (well-nigh).
It's like breaking your word, welly, for your aunt never had no thought but you'd make this your home.
I've been a naughty boy, welly naughty Nanny says, 'cos I didn't say grace at tea-time.
Elisions and contractions appear in a thousand such forms as "dunnoyo" for "do you not," "welly" for "well-nigh."
Thaa's welly done for me a'ready, but I con live naa thaa's come back, if thaa'll nobbud live an' o', and live wi' me.
An' doesto know, lass, aw feel misel to be gettin' so near naa that aw can welly yer him singin'.