On the 1st August he sold the buggy
and bought the remains of an old sulky--said he just wanted to see those green Tennesseans stare and gawk when they saw him come a-ripping along in a sulky--didn't believe they'd ever heard of a sulky in their lives.
When this happened he would listen quietly, his blue eyes on the speaker's face, and answer in so low a tone that his words never reached me; then he would climb stiffly into his buggy
, gather up the reins in his left hand and drive slowly away in the direction of his farm.
He cuts a corner so closely, now and then, or misses another gondola by such an imperceptible hair-breadth that I feel myself "scrooching," as the children say, just as one does when a buggy
wheel grazes his elbow.
I saw young coloured men who were not earning more than four dollars a week spend two dollars or more for a buggy
on Sunday to ride up and down Pennsylvania Avenue in, in order that they might try to convince the world that they were worth thousands.
As she peered through the soft gray light not a house of any sort was visible near the station, nor was any person in sight; but after a while the child discovered a horse and buggy
standing near a group of trees a short distance away.
Promptly on time Diana appeared with horse and buggy
, her rosy face glowing above her raincoat.
He had come up the river in a steamboat, and landing at Gallipolis the previous evening had immediately obtained a horse and buggy
and set out for home.
And yet here was Matthew Cuthbert, at half-past three on the afternoon of a busy day, placidly driving over the hollow and up the hill; moreover, he wore a white collar and his best suit of clothes, which was plain proof that he was going out of Avonlea; and he had the buggy
and the sorrel mare, which betokened that he was going a considerable distance.
The Story Girl ran over to the buggy
and climbed in.
David Blythe had sent his horse and buggy
to meet them, and the urchin who had brought it slipped away with a sympathetic grin, leaving them to the delight of driving alone to their new home through the radiant evening.
Timothy will take the open buggy
and drive you over.
Joseph wants me to see if his--his buggy
is at the door.