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Bien narrer is an object of their study; and though they sometimes carry it to affectation, they never sink into inelegance, which is much the worst extreme of the two.
"Dis narrer way leads on to destruction -- and dat broad one to damnation --"
The Lincoln Story Book Henry Llewellyn Williams
For forty years he has trod the narrer path, stumpin 'his toe now an' then, but allers gettin 'up agin, for forty years he has he'ped others all he cu'd, been charitable an' forgivin ', as hones' as the temptation would permit, an 'only a natural lie now an' then as to the weather or the size of a fish, trustin 'in God to make it all right.
The Bishop of Cottontown A Story of the Southern Cotton Mills John Trotwood Moore
I alluz knowed you wuz close ez the bark uv a tree; it's jest yer father's narrer-contracted sperrit; you don 'favor yer ma a speck.
And menny and menny a time has he seen a reel live Bullock march into his Master's Counting 'Ouse, with his two wild horns a sticking out, and as it was to narrer for him to turn hisself round, he used to have to be backed out tale foremost, with a fierce dog a barking at his nose.
And take it we did, though the trunk was heavy and the stairs so steep and narrer we had to stop and rest on every step.
Aunt Jane of Kentucky Eliza Calvert Hall
I had a narrer escape from being imprisoned for disloyalty.
Pondering over the "narrer minds" of those with whom he had been conversing, Josiah Boyden tramped along the dusty road, becoming more incensed with every step, as he thought of the individual who had presumed to suggest that he might contribute toward the school fund, and still the gossip at the store progressed, unhindered by the departure of the
Randy and Her Friends Amy Brooks
The two silver teaspoons was burnished up, and stuck for show into the edge of the dresser; the three glass tumblers was sot forth in full view; and the tin coffee-pot, so high and so narrer at the top, was turned sideways on the shelf, so as to make the most on 't; and the little brown earthen-ware teapot was histed atop o 'that.