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Usage examples for TUBB

  1. Did little business with the Duke of York, and then Lord Brouncker and I to the Duke of York's playhouse, and there saw " Love in a Tubb;" and, after the play done, I stepped up to Harris's dressing- room, where I never was, and there I observe much company come to him, and the Witts, to talk, after the play is done, and to assign meetings. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  2. She had been at the house of old Widow Tubb, half- way between Cumberly Green and the little village of Clavering, striving to make that rheumatic old woman believe that she had not been cheated by a general conspiracy of the parish in the matter of a distribution of coal, when, just as she was about to leave the cottage, Mr. Saul came up. – The Claverings by Anthony Trollope
  3. " That will be better than going without my cup of tea, Mr. Saul, which I should have to do if I stayed any longer with Mrs. Tubb. – The Claverings by Anthony Trollope
  4. Shortly afterwards he himself departed this life and the property was bought by the popular Bicester banker Mr. Tubb, who married Miss Stratton- a second cousin of mine- built a good house, from which pictures were not barred, and had four nice daughters. – Fifty-One Years of Victorian Life by Margaret Elizabeth Leigh Child-Villiers, Countess of Jersey
  5. And t'uz lucky we went slow,- Fer jest as we wuz cropin' tords the gray- End, like, of the old arber- heerd Tubb say In a skeered whisper, 'Hold up! – A Child-World by James Whitcomb Riley
  6. Then come Mr. Moore to see me, and he and I to my Lord of Oxford's, but not finding him within Mr. Moore and I to " Love in a Tubb," which is very merry, but only so by gesture, not wit at all, which methinks is beneath the House. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
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