It was small wonder, then, that he suddenly flung down his brush on the floor, said 'Bother!' and 'O blow!' and also 'Hang spring-cleaning!' and bolted out of the house without even waiting to put on his coat.
------------ Kenneth Grahame
Saturday, May 22, 2021
Catch and Release
"He must be very fond of you," said Rosa.
"He bears up against it with commendable fortitude, if he is," returned Mr. Grewgious, after considering the matter.