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I got halfway across the street and realized: "Effin'ell, I didn't pay!"
An end of the old house had been burned several years before, but the kitchen ell was still standing, with chimney complete.The Campfire Girls of Roselawn|Margaret Penrose
Lamb saw an ashen-face bespectacled man peering around the corner of an ell.
A long ell ran out behind, evidently containing the kitchen and then the sheds and outhouses.
The side door, on a grape-shadowed porch, was in this ell, facing the barn across the way.
C(urrer) B(ell) was a thin disguise for C(harlotte) B(ront), but it did not deceive the relatives.