NOON, by the North clock ! Noon, by the east ! High noon, too, by these hot sunbeams which fall, scarcely aslope, upon my head, and almost make the water bubble and smoke in the trough under my nose. Truly, we public characters have a tough time of it...
The Humorous Speaker: Being a Choice Collection of Amusing Pieces, Both in ... - Page 47
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