poll parrot



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  • Only I'm going to try the poll-parrot voice and the sawdust walk on her, that's all.

    His Other Self

    W.W. Jacobs

  • I reckon I was locoed to be makin' a he poll-parrot out of myself for a kid like you.

  • A man who talks in consecrated phrases is yet in the poll-parrot state of mental development.

    The End Of The World

    Edward Eggleston

  • Then again he flames out like a poll-parrot, in green coat, and scarlet waistcoat.

  • My love to your mamma, and the next time you come I hope Poll-parrot will be more friendly.'


    Mary Louisa Molesworth