But I warn ye, Tibbie, he says, 'if there's a bural frae this hoose, be it your bural, or be it my bural, not one o' the family o' Lownies casts their shadows upon the corp. Thae was the very words Davit said to me as we watched the hearse frae the sky-licht. Ay, he bore up wonderfu', but he felt it, Jess he felt it, as I could tell by his takkin' to drink again that very nicht.
"I had better say 'like whurlies in a sky-licht. It micht be considered mair lovin' like!" "Then she'll up an' say: 'Saunders, ye mak' me fair ashamed to listen to ye. This pleased Saunders so much that he slapped his thigh so that the pony started and clattered to the other side of his stall. Saunders pulled down his mouth to express extra grief when a five-foot grave had been ordered.