zan explained that Mr. Hamilton had thorough-bred dogs that he showed at exhibitions or sold for fabulous prices to dog-fanciers.
So the people of zan, to avoid hanging, had to play innocent.
"Perhaps you're not aware that my native wit is actually penetrating your thick——" zan caught herself just in time.
It's bound to be better than zan, and it can't be worse than Walden.
Just as they passed through Sherwoods' grass-plot zan spied the carry-all from Hamilton's, standing in the road.
Anita Brampton was the most decided contrast to zan of all the school-mates.
"Miss Miller, they should each have a demerit for disturbing the peace like this," said zan, in mock severity.
How will we reach the farm, zan, if it is so far from the station and no way to get there?
zan turned to the teacher and ventured, "I think we can use candles for to-night!"
zan laughed delightedly at an opportunity to correct the teacher.