By George Orwell
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He was once genuine loving, Michael used to be. gentle an’ actual. . . . by no means checked out one other guy on account that dat evenin’ whilst I met’m outdoor Kronk’s slaughter-house an’ he gimme de pound o’ sausage as he’d bummed off de foreign shops for his personal supper. . . . ” Mrs. Bendigo: “Well, i guess we’ll get that bloody tea this time the following day. ” Mr. Tallboys [chanting, reminiscently]: “By the waters of Babylon we sat down and wept, once we remembered thee, O Zion! . . . ” Dorothy: “Oh, this chilly, this chilly! ” Snouter: “Well, I don’t do no more——starries this aspect of Christmas. I’ll ’ave my kip the following day if I ’ave to chop it out in their bowels. ” Nosy Watson: “Detective, is he? Smith of the Flying Squad! Flying Judas much more likely! All they could bloody do—copping the outdated offenders what no beak won’t provide a good probability. ” Ginger: “Well, I’m off for the fiddlede-dee. ’Oo’s received a few clods for the water? ” Mrs. McElligot [waking]: “Oh pricey, oh pricey! If my again ain’t reasonable broke! Oh holy Jesus, if dis bench don’t capture you throughout de kidneys! An’ dere used to be me dreamin’ i used to be hot in kip wid a pleasant cup a’ tea an’ o’ buttered toast waitin’ by way of me bedside. good, dere is going me final wink o’ sleep until I will get into Lambeth public lib’ry day after today. ” Daddy [his head rising from inside his overcoat like a tortoise’s from inside its shell]: “Wassat you stated, boy? Paying funds for water! How long’ve you bin at the street, you ignorant younger scut? funds for bloody water? Bum it, boy, bum it! Don’t purchase what you could bum and don’t bum what you could thieve. That’s my word—fifty 12 months at the highway, guy and boy. ” [Retires inside of his coat. ] Mr. Tallboys [chanting]: “O all ye works of the Lord—” Deafie [singing]: “With my willy willy—” Charlie: “’Oo used to be it copped you, Nosy? ” The Kike: “Oh Je-e-e-eeze! ” Mrs. Bendigo: “Shove up, shove up! turns out to me a few parents imagine they’ve took a personal loan in this bloody seat. ” Mr. Tallboys [chanting]: “O all ye works of the Lord, curse ye the Lord, curse Him and vilify Him for ever! ” Mrs. McElligot: “What I regularly says is, it’s regularly us negative bloody Catholics dat’s down in de bloody dumps. ” Nosy Watson: “Smithy. Flying Squad—flying sod! supply us the plans of the home and every thing, after which had a van choked with coppers ready and nipped the lot folks. I wrote it up within the Black Maria: ‘Detective Smith understands tips to gee; inform him he’s a——from me. ’” Snouter: “’Ere, what approximately our——tea? pass on, Kikie, you’re a tender ’un; close that——noise and take the drums. Don’t you pay not anything. malicious program it out of the outdated tart. Snivel. Do the doleful. ” Mr. Tallboys [chanting]: “O all ye teenagers of guys, curse ye the Lord, curse Him and vilify Him for ever! ” Charlie: “What, is Smithy crooked too? ” Mrs. Bendigo: “I let you know what, ladies, I inform you what will get me down, and that’s to consider my bloody husband noisily snoring lower than 4 blankets and me freezing during this bloody sq.. That’s what I can’t belly.