As I had little aid from horses or cattle, or hired men or boys, or improved implements of husbandry, I was much slower, and became much more intimate with my beans than usual.
Please give the little boys and girls my love.
It was set on fire by mischievous boys, one Election night, if I do not mistake.
I had just sunk my head on this when the bells rung fire, and in hot haste the engines rolled that way, led by a straggling troop of men and boys, and I among the foremost, for I had leaped the brook.
But the jailer said, "Come, boys, it is time to lock up"; and so they dispersed, and I heard the sound of their steps returning into the hollow apartments.
What if Señor Medena had three boys instead of three girls?
The two young women chatted endlessly about the latest fashion in Paris and the boys who were attracted to them.
The state boys are real interested in this.
The boys looked at her and wondered if the master would really be as good as his word.
Young boys compete with other boys in sports and races and tug-of-wars and, well, in everything, because that is simply how they are wired.
Little girls and boys jumped and clapped their hands.
We could hear the yells of the boys and the cheers of the lookers-on as plainly in our room as if we had been on the field.
At first King Frost was very angry, and the fairies trembled and crouched lower in their hiding-places, and I do not know what might have happened to them if just then a party of boys and girls had not entered the wood.
And hark! here comes the cattle-train bearing the cattle of a thousand hills, sheepcots, stables, and cow-yards in the air, drovers with their sticks, and shepherd boys in the midst of their flocks, all but the mountain pastures, whirled along like leaves blown from the mountains by the September gales.
Girls and boys and young women generally seemed glad to be in the woods.
As I walked in the woods to see the birds and squirrels, so I walked in the village to see the men and boys; instead of the wind among the pines I heard the carts rattle.
The visitor's daughter was already smoothing down her dress with an inquiring look at her mother, when suddenly from the next room were heard the footsteps of boys and girls running to the door and the noise of a chair falling over, and a girl of thirteen, hiding something in the folds of her short muslin frock, darted in and stopped short in the middle of the room.
Boys younger than Royce were working unsupervised.
One of your boys called me.
Now the boys are out there doing the same damn thing—more maps!
"Why don't you just ask the boys, David?" his wife said.
Dean didn't answer but had no intention of asking the boys diddly, at least for the near future, at least until he sensed what was going on.
Boys, we're getting a little loud here.
"So the boys are suing each other," Cynthia mused.
I wanted to stay there but I assumed my presence might make the Dawkins boys a tad uncomfortable.
The boys don't seem to like you very much either.
So what are the boys contending?
Let the boys fight over the few stocks and bonds Paul left, but I want to keep his fantasy.
He changed the subject by pointing out Brandon Westlake standing near the boys, his arm about Billy, as with animated motions he seemed to be giving last-minute instructions.
If I find out it was one of those Dawkins boys, I'll respond in like fashion, and out in the open, not hiding behind boulders.
Don't forget the Dawkins boys, Dean told himself.
These boys have tunnel vision, you're at the end of the dark and the train's on time.
Both boys were swimming and Edith was watching them, or was supposed to be.
The paper didn't give a whole lot of details but the boys got in trouble and Edith saved the youngest one, Donnie.
Maybe he blames her for both not watching the boys and then for saving her child and not his.
'Cause the CBI boys want to talk to you.
The state boys figure I'm too close to you to be what somebody calls 'objective'.
He treated both boys equally—like they were a couple of pansies in his mind.
A'Ran turned to the boys and tossed his head.
They battled with great vigor and exaggeration to the cheering of the three younger boys until one turned and noticed her.
His eyes widened, and the two smallest boys looked at each other.
Three of the boys nodded vigorously in agreement.