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" Morning, noon, and night, her tongue was incessantly going, and everything he said or did was sure to produce a torrent of household eloquence. Rip had but one way of replying to all lectures of the kind, and that, by frequent use, had grown into a habit.... "
The Beauties of Washington Irving, Esq. ... - Σελίδα 16
των Washington Irving - 1830 - 316 σελίδες
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The Elson Readers..: Book 5-8 ...

William Harris Elson - 1921
...eloquence. Rip had but one way of replying to all lectures of the kind, and that, by frequent use, had grown into a habit. He shrugged his shoulders, shook his...his eyes, but said nothing. This, however, always 5 provoked a fresh volley from his wife; so that he was fain to draw off his forces, and take to the...

Rip Van Winkle: And Other American Essays from The Sketch Book

Washington Irving - 1922 - 94 σελίδες
...eloquence. Rip had but one Way of replying to all lectures of the kind, and that, by frequent use, had grown into a habit. He shrugged his shoulders, shook his...said nothing. This, however, always provoked a fresh vollev from his wife ; so that he was fain to draw off his forces, and take to the outside of the house...

American Literary Readings

Leonidas Warren Payne - 1917 - 649 σελίδες
...did was sure to produce a torrent of household eloquence. Rip had but one way of replying to grown into a habit. He shrugged his shoulders, shook his...only side which, in truth, belongs to a hen-pecked iso husband. 4 Rip's sole domestic adherent was his dog Wolf, who was as much hen-pecked as his master;...

Representative American Short Stories

Alexander Jessup - 1923 - 1183 σελίδες
...all lectures of the kind, and thai frequent use, had grown into a habit. He shrugged his shoulders, s his head, cast up his eyes, but said nothing. This, however, always voked a fresh volley from his wife, so that he was fain to draw off his f< and take to the outside...

Literature Reader, Τόμος 7

Leroy E. Armstrong - 1916
...eloquence. Rip had but one way of replying to all lectures of the kind, and that, by frequent use, had grown into a habit. He shrugged his shoulders, shook his...belongs to a henpecked husband. Rip's sole domestic adherent0 was his dog Wolf, who was as much henpecked as his master ; for Dame Van Winkle regarded...

The Hudson River in Literature: An Anthology

Arthur G. Adams - 1980 - 337 σελίδες
...eloquence. Rip had but one way of replying to all lectures of the kind, and that, by frequent use, had grown into a habit. He shrugged his shoulders, shook his...draw off his forces, and take to the outside of the house—the only side which, in truth, belongs to a hen-pecked husband. Rip's sole domestic adherent...
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The Journey of Life: A Cultural History of Aging in America

Thomas R. Cole - 1992 - 260 σελίδες
...would rather "starve on a penny than work for a pound." To escape Dame Van Winkle, Rip often withdraws to the "outside of the house — the only side which, in truth, belongs to a henpecked husband." When Rip returns to his town on the Hudson River, he is amazed and saddened to find "himself thus alone...
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Necessary Madness: The Humor of Domesticity in Nineteenth-Century American ...

Gregg Camfield - 1997 - 256 σελίδες
..."Rip had but one way of replying to all lectures of the kind, and that, by frequent use, had grown into a habit. He shrugged his shoulders, shook his head, cast up his eyes, but said nothing" (40-41). He has a similar response when faced by the ghosts of Hudson and his men, the tutelary spirits...
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The Complete Tales Of Washington Irving

Washington Irving - 1998 - 798 σελίδες
...eloquence. Rip had but one way of replying to all lectures of the kind, and that, by frequent use, had grown into a habit. He shrugged his shoulders, shook his...draw off his forces, and take to the outside of the house—the only side which, in truth, belongs to a hen-pecked husband. Rip's sole domestic adherent...
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Democracy, Revolution, and Monarchism in Early American Literature

Paul Downes - 2002
...itself. Rip's characteristic gesture (it had "grown into a habit," 772) is described twice in the story: "He shrugged his shoulders, shook his head, cast up his eyes, but said nothing" (772, 783). When he does speak, as he does in his role as storyteller at the end of the tale, it is...
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