She whistled to tell the Governor
his dinner was ready, and the horse, seeing his fodder piled on the barge, whinnied back.
In most of these particulars, the power of the President will resemble equally that of the king of Great Britain and of the governor
of New York.
of my soul, this wicked man caught me in the middle of the fields here and used my body as if it was an ill-washed rag, and, woe is me
For his highness the governor
ordered me "to call up whatever persons I would choose to name, and in whatever numbers, among all the dead from the beginning of the world to the present time, and command them to answer any questions I should think fit to ask; with this condition, that my questions must be confined within the compass of the times they lived in.
We shall see," said the inspector; then, turning to the governor
, "On my word, the poor devil touches me.
One would have thought that the dark old man was chief ruler there, and that the Governor
and Council, with soldiers at their back, representing the whole power and authority of the Crown, had no alternative but obedience.
Really, my dear governor
, I begin to think you are acting ceremoniously with me.
In 1644 it was highly honored; for Governor
Endicott sat in it when he gave audience to an ambassador from the French governor
of Acadia, or Nova Scotia.
With many variations, suggested by the nature of his building materials, diversity of climate, and a different mode of social life, Governor
Bellingham had planned his new habitation after the residences of gentlemen of fair estate in his native land.
If you, Lawyer Lightwood, had backed me good and true, and if the T'other Governor
had took me down correct (I says under my mark), I should have been worth money at the present time, instead of having a barge-load of bad names chucked at me, and being forced to eat my words, which is a unsatisfying sort of food wotever a man's appetite
But the Governor
did not finish: a dusty perspiring officer ran into the room and began to say something in French.
And the Governor
wants you to put his name on the quilt square, too, in the ten-cent section.