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" ... their boundaries — and how their uncle grew up to man's estate as brave as he was handsome, to the admiration of everybody, but of their great-grandmother Field most especially ; and how he used to carry me upon his back when I was a lame-footed... "
The Young Man's Offering: Comprising Prose and Poetical Writings of the Most ... - Page 128
1853 - 316 pages
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Essays of Charles Lamb

Charles Lamb - 1904 - 413 pages
...to carry me upon his back when I was a lame-footed boy — for he was a good bit older than me — many a mile when I could not walk for pain ; — and how in after-life he became lame5 footed too, and I did not always (I fear) make allowance enough for him...
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Masterpieces of the World's Best Literature, Volume 6

Jeannette Leonard Gilder - 1905
...to carry me upon his back when I was a lame-footed boy — for he was a good bit older than me — many a mile when I could not walk for pain; and how, in after-life, he became lame-footed too, and I did not always (I fear) make allowances enough for him...
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Essays of Elia, First Series

Charles Lamb - 1905 - 302 pages
...to carry me upon his back when I was a lame-footed boy — for he was a good bit older than me — many a mile when I could not walk for pain; — and how in after-life he became lame5 footed too, and I did not always (I fear) make allowance enough for him...
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The British classical authors: with biographical notices. On the basis of a ...

Ludwig Herrig - 1906 - 752 pages
...to carry me upon his back when I was a lame-footed boy — for he was a good bit older than me — many a mile when I could not walk for pain; — and how in after-life iso he became lame-footed too, and I did not always (I fear) make allowances enough for...
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The Essays of Elia

Charles Lamb - 1909 - 403 pages
...carry me upon his back when I was a lame-footed boy — for he was a 20 good bit older than me — many a mile when I could not walk for pain ; — and how in after life he became lame-footed too, and [ did not always (I fear) make allowances enough for him when he was impatient and in pain, nor remember...
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Journeys Through Bookland

Charles H.Sylevester - 1909
...carry me upon his back when I was a lame-footed 14 boy—for he was a good bit older than I—many a mile when I could not walk for pain; and how in...was impatient and in pain, nor remember sufficiently HE WOULD MOUNT A METTLESOME HORSE how considerate he had been to me when I was lame-footed;—and how...
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... Select Essays of Elia

Charles Lamb - 1909 - 264 pages
...to carry me upon his back when I was a lame-footed boy — for he was a good bit older than me — many a mile when I could not walk for pain ; — and...after life he became lame-footed too, and I did not al5 ways (I fear) make allowances enough for him when he was impatient, and in pain, nor remember sufficiently...
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Selected Essays of Lamb

Charles Lamb - 1910 - 285 pages
...to carry me upon his back when I was a lame-footed boy — for he was a good bit older than me — many a mile when I could not walk for pain ; — and how in after-life he became lame-footed too, and I did not always (I fear) make allowances enough 30 for him...
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Elia

Charles Lamb - 1911 - 339 pages
...was a good bit older than me—many a mile when I could not walk for pain;—and how in after-life, he became lamefooted too, and I did not always (I fear) make allowance enough for him when he was impatient, and in pain, nor remember sufficiently how considerate...
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A Book of English Literature, Volume 2

Franklyn Bliss Snyder, Robert Grant Martin - 1916
...to carry me upon his back when I was a lame-footed boy — for he was a good bit older than me — many a mile when I could not walk for pain; — and how in after [160 life he became lame-footed too, and I did not always (I fear) make allowances enough for him when...
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