Books > Old Books > Decent Fellows (1930)


Page 198

CHAPTER XIV

" Glass of port and two ginger-beers," repeated the voice, louder.
" Ever been to camp ?" said Featherstone. " No, I s'pose you haven't. Why not come to-night ? Show you round." The barmaid displayed a row of ivory and gold.
" I say, I've asked twice for a glass of port and two ginger-beers," said the voice angrily. Featherstone turned towards the khaki figure and raised his glass with great courtesy. " Gentlemen from Magnafields, as I perceive from your badges, your health. Miss . . . What's your name ? "
" Nellie," said the barmaid.
" Nellie, these gentlemen are my friends. Camp too. Know each other, see ? "
The barmaid giggled and the khaki group moved closer together.
" A port and two ginger-beers, was it ? " said Nellie.
" For the fourth time," said the khaki spokesman.
" No impertinence, please," said Nellie. " I happened to be serving these gentlemen first."
" Nellie's coming to camp," said Featherstone. " Good -Old-Camp." He gulped down the last of his bet-winning whisky. " Lord Ockley, tent orderly. Attaboy," he shouted. " Do keep quiet," said Oliver.
" Who says impossible drink six whiskies ? You do, khaki bags, or am I wrong? " There was no reply.
" Nellie, could khaki bags drink six whiskies ? Nellie shall decide." But Nellie said nothing and kept smiling. Denis's toes began to curl. Peter leaned against the wall, his hands in his pockets. The Magnafieldians whispered together, and then a clock struck.
" Come on Feathers," said Peter. " We must get back."
" Good night, gentlemen," said Nellie. She took up a glass and gave it a polish.
Featherstone banged his empty glass on the table and held out both hands. " Good old Nellie, come to camp. Friend here will lend you palliasse. Horrid things, palliasses. Never mind." He pulled her violently towards him and made a

travel books:
where is HTML where is HEAD where is TITLE " Glass of port and two ginger-beers," repeated what is voice, louder. " Ever been to camp ?" said Featherstone. " No, I s'pose you haven't. Why not come to-night ? Show you round." what is barmaid displayed a row of ivory and gold. " I say, I've asked twice for a glass of port and two ginger-beers," said what is voice angrily. Featherstone turned towards what is khaki figure and raised his glass with great courtesy. " Gentlemen from Magnafields, as I perceive from your badges, your health. Miss . . . What's your name ? " " Nellie," said what is barmaid. " Nellie, these gentlemen are my friends. Camp too. Know each other, see ? " what is barmaid giggled and what is khaki group moved closer together. " A port and two ginger-beers, was it ? " said Nellie. " For what is fourth time," said what is khaki spokesman. " No impertinence, where is meta name="keywords" content="old books, Free book , free book offer , free audio books , free coloring book pages , free book reports , free audio book , audio books free download , book free , free guest book , books free , free book summaries , download free audio books , free childrens books." where is where are they now rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="../../style.css" where is meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1" where is BODY bgColor=#ffffff text="#000000" where are they now ="#000000" v where are they now ="#FF0000" where is div align="center" where is strong where is strong where is a href="http://www.aaoldbooks.com" Books > where is a href="../default.asp" title="Book" Old Books > where is strong where is a href="default.asp" Decent Fellows (1930) where is table width="700" border="1" align="center" cellpadding="15" cellspacing="0" where is center where is tr where is td width="160" align="center" valign="top" where is div align="center" where is td align="center" valign="top" where is div align="left" where is div align="center" where is p align="left" Page 198 where is strong CHAPTER XIV where is p align="justify" " Glass of port and two ginger-beers," repeated what is voice, louder. " Ever been to camp ?" said Featherstone. " No, I s'pose you haven't. Why not come to-night ? Show you round." The barmaid displayed a row of ivory and gold. " I say, I've asked twice for a glass of port and two ginger-beers," said what is voice angrily. Featherstone turned towards what is khaki figure and raised his glass with great courtesy. " Gentlemen from Magnafields, as I perceive from your badges, your health. Miss . . . What's your name ? " " Nellie," said what is barmaid. " Nellie, these gentlemen are my friends. Camp too. Know each other, see ? " what is barmaid giggled and what is khaki group moved closer together. " A port and two ginger-beers, was it ? " said Nellie. " For what is fourth time," said what is khaki spokesman. " No impertinence, please," said Nellie. " I happened to be serving these gentlemen first." " Nellie's coming to camp," said Featherstone. " Good -Old-Camp." He gulped down what is last of his bet-winning whisky. " Lord Ockley, tent orderly. Attaboy," he shouted. " Do keep quiet," said Oliver. " Who says impossible drink six whiskies ? You do, khaki bags, or am I wrong? " There was no reply. " Nellie, could khaki bags drink six whiskies ? Nellie shall decide." But Nellie said nothing and kept smiling. Denis's toes began to curl. Peter leaned against what is wall, his hands in his pockets. what is Magnafieldians whispered together, and then a clock struck. " Come on Feathers," said Peter. " We must get back." " Good night, gentlemen," said Nellie. She took up a glass and gave it a polish. Featherstone banged his empty glass on what is table and held out both hands. " Good old Nellie, come to camp. Friend here will lend you palliasse. Horrid things, palliasses. Never mind." He pulled her bad ly towards him and made a where is Server.Execute("_SiteMap.asp") %

Book Pages: default , 009 , 010 , 011 , 012 , 013 , 014 , 015 , 016 , 017 , 019 , 020 , 021 , 022 , 023 , 024 , 025 , 026 , 027 , 028 , 029 , 031 , 032 , 033 , 034 , 035 , 036 , 037 , 038 , 039 , 040 , 041 , 042 , 043 , 044 , 045 , 046 , 047 , 048 , 049 , 050 , 051 , 052 , 053 , 054 , 055 , 056 , 057 , 058 , 060 , 061 , 062 , 063 , 064 , 065 , 066 , 067 , 068 , 069 , 070 , 071 , 072 , 073 , 074 , 075 , 076 , 077 , 078 , 079 , 080 , 081 , 082 , 083 , 084 , 085 , 087 , 088 , 089 , 090 , 091 , 092 , 093 , 094 , 095 , 096 , 097 , 098 , 099 , 100 , 101 , 102 , 103 , 104 , 105 , 106 , 107 , 108 , 109 , 110 , 111 , 112 , 113 , 114 , 115 , 116 , 117 , 118 , 119 , 120 , 121 , 122 , 123 , 124 , 125 , 126 , 127 , 128 , 129 , 130 , 131 , 132 , 133 , 134 , 135 , 136 , 137 , 138 , 139 , 140 , 141 , 142 , 143 , 144 , 145 , 146 , 147 , 148 , 149 , 150 , 151 , 152 , 153 , 154 , 155 , 156 , 157 , 159 , 160 , 161 , 162 , 163 , 164 , 165 , 166 , 167 , 168 , 169 , 170 , 171 , 172 , 173 , 174 , 175 , 176 , 177 , 178 , 179 , 181 , 182 , 183 , 184 , 185 , 186 , 187 , 188 , 189 , 190 , 191 , 192 , 193 , 194 , 195 , 196 , 197 , 198 , 199 , 200 , 202 , 203 , 204 , 205 , 206 , 207 , 208 , 209 , 210 , 211 , 212 , 213 , 214 , 215 , 216 , 217 , 218 , 219 , 220 , 221 , 222 , 223 , 224 , 225 , 226 , 227 , 228 , 229 , 230 , 231 , 232 , 233 , 234 , 235 , 236 , 237 , 238 , 239 , 240 , 241 , 242 , 243 , 244 , 245 , 246 , 247 , 248 , 249 , 250 , 251 , 252 , 253 , 255 , 256 , 257 , 258 , 259 , 260 , 261 , 262 , 263 , 264 , 265 , 266 , 267 , 268 , 269 , 270 , 271 , 272 , 273 , 274 , 275 , 276 , 277 , 278 , 279 , 280 , 281 , 282 , 283 , 284 , 285 , 286 , 287 , 288 , 289 , 290 , 291 , 292 , 294 , 295 , 296 , 297 , 298 , 299 , 300 , 301 , 302 , 303 , 305 , 306 , 307 , 308 , 309 , 310 , 311 , 312 , 313 , 314 , 315 , 316 ,