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Every operator at this game was attended by certain of his friends called eggers and bonnetters -- the eggers to ` egg 'on the green ones to bet, by betting themselves; and the bonnetters to ` bonnet' any green one who might happen to win -- that is to say, to knock his hat over his eyes, whilst the operator and the others bolted with the stakes.
Collectors, known as "eggers" are hated in the birdwatching community.
unknown title 2009
Either way, I'm excited to see what Demme does with Zeitoun. monkeytoad eggers is the most overrated, mfa-ey, kinderslut writer i've ever read. even worse than his self aggrandizing novels and non-fict are his screenplays, which i consider to be some of the most hack material produced by a professional writer.
Children search nearby for obsidian shards and eggers, a volcanic quartz.
Most of the population are in the have not category, folks that live paycheck to paycheck, the 9 to 5 ham 'n eggers who have champagne taste but only beer money.
Archive 2007-03-01 2007
Comments ok so i'm only saying this cause it's my birthday and i'm absolved from any flames, but does anyone else hate this david eggers. not only long winded, and a name dropper, but full of his self to boot, ick! of course, i'll always love good ol jeff and his daily contributions to my tattered workday.
Keeping It Real 2004
I myself remember quite well, within a couple of decades ago, what was probably at the time a remnant of the old Mystery play presented in a rural part of Lancashire by men in a fantastic garb, and termed by the country folk, "Paste-eggers."
A History of Pantomime R. J. Broadbent
The westernmost island, we visited was outside the national reservation, and that very morning it had been visited and plundered by a party of eggers.
The man and the boat are two of the chief obstacles in the way of the poachers, the plume-hunters, and eggers, who always threaten these bird sanctuaries.
Wreckers are no longer respectable, and plume-hunters and eggers are sinking to the same level.