Till


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Till

1. A term for government funds.

2. A British term for a cash register.
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So I brought stones and piled them up till I could reach him; then I lifted him down, for he was very light, being but skin and bones.
"For awhile I went on thus, till I drew near to the heart of the forest.
He rode on with the princess, till at last he came to the village where he had left his two brothers.
Tender roots were folded in withered leaves, that no chilling drops might reach them; and safely dreamed the flowers, till summer winds should call them forth; while lighter grew each Fairy heart, as every gentle deed was tenderly performed.
At length the snow was gone, and they heard little voices calling them to come up; but patiently they worked, till seed and root were green and strong.
Full of remorseful tenderness, Uncle Alec worked over his new patient till she declared she was all right again.
But the Field To labour calls us now with sweat impos'd, Though after sleepless Night; for see the Morn, All unconcern'd with our unrest, begins Her rosie progress smiling; let us forth, I never from thy side henceforth to stray, Wherere our days work lies, though now enjoind Laborious, till day droop; while here we dwell, What can be toilsom in these pleasant Walkes?
"Sing them home," said Mowgli, with a grin; I do not wish them to be at the village gates till it is dark.
Now, if you will promise to wait beside the horse while I walk through the bushes till I come to some road or house, and ascertain exactly our whereabouts, I'll deposit you here willingly.
But Zobeida took no notice, and whipped the dog till she was out of breath.
Just stay here till I come again and tell you that it is finished.' Having said this she flew merrily away, and Ferko, reassured by her words, lay down on the grass and slept peacefully till the next morning.
It swore every boy to stick to the band, and never tell any of the secrets; and if anybody done anything to any boy in the band, whichever boy was ordered to kill that person and his family must do it, and he mustn't eat and he mustn't sleep till he had killed them and hacked a cross in their breasts, which was the sign of the band.