Usage examples for Beans

  1. For dinner there was hog- jowl and beans, bitter with salt, yellow with salt, but apparently greatly to the liking of Isom, whose natural food seemed to be the very essence of salt. – The Bondboy by George W. (George Washington) Ogden
  2. Six white sides were turned up and taking two beans from the common heap he started a pile of his own. – The Hunters of the Hills by Joseph Altsheler
  3. " But they're pretty ones," said Corny, taking one of the beans in her hand. – A Jolly Fellowship by Frank R. Stockton
  4. " You can have your meals, if you'll come to 'em," said Mrs. Purcell, picking her beans. – A Letter of Credit by Susan Warner
  5. Then he said aloud, " Let's try beans." – H. R. by Edwin Lefevre
  6. I didn't realize how game they were, Beans, but they sure were game! – The Boy Scouts on a Submarine by Captain John Blaine
  7. When all was ready, we sat down to the finest of corn- cakes, beans, eggs, and tender kidmeat. – In Indian Mexico (1908) by Frederick Starr
  8. And it's just as you say; there's more to farmin' than beans. – The Hills of Hingham by Dallas Lore Sharp
  9. The supper began with soup, made from the left- over beans and the hog's jaw of dinner. – The Bondboy by George W. (George Washington) Ogden
  10. The explanation was made at a combination meal, serving for both dinner and supper, and consisting exclusively of beans. – Famous Adventures And Prison Escapes of the Civil War by Various
  11. Somehow, it always makes me feel stiff when she " Betty's" me, as my old nurse says it does with your ears if you eat broad beans. – Lady-Betty-Across-the-Water by Lowell, Orson
  12. So she gave me a mess of beans and meat, and a little ground nut cake. – Captivity and Restoration by Mrs. Mary Rowlandson
  13. White bread and pies should not be set in the oven until the brown bread and beans have been in half an hour. – The American Frugal Housewife by Lydia M. Child
  14. Rupert said to tell you that while he doesn't care for beans as a rule, the beans we found in our cupboard were very superior beans." – Ralestone Luck by Andre Norton
  15. " Come out to supper, then, while the beans are hot," said Alice. – The Damnation of Theron Ware by Harold Frederic
  16. Suppose we take it for a visit to the beans, and see if they grow like it. – Uncle Robert's Geography (Uncle Robert's Visit, V.3) by Francis W. Parker and Nellie Lathrop Helm
  17. He quickly reached for the falling candy, but he accidentally hit a glass jar filled with jelly beans. – Bunny Brown and his Sister Sue by Laura Lee Hope
  18. But this day they had a fine steak, brought out from Tomo by Pop the evening before, and they had beans with plenty of pork and molasses in them, cream biscuits, which Pop could make delicious beyond belief, to say nothing of canned tomatoes with bits of dried bread in them, and coffee as black as night. – Way of the Lawless by Max Brand