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  • Is there any more play that ye call wurruk which I can do fur the likes of ye? "

    The Launch Boys' Adventures in Northern Waters

  • To which the spokesman of the Foreign Legion, fully understanding the beauty of his position, replied, with a sly twinkle of the eye, "We didn't engage to 'list at all, at all, but to wurruk on the railroad."

    Acadia or, A Month with the Blue Noses

  • “Go wan wi 'yer wurruk, ye idlers!” he suddenly commanded the others.

    Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great

  • I wurruk f'r exercise an 'I get what th' lawyers call an honoraryium be dilutin 'th' spirits.

    The Pursuit of Riches

  • I've always looked on it as dishon'rable to wurruk f'r money.

    The Pursuit of Riches

  • We don't wurruk on the Sawbeth day in Sawbeth Volley.

    The City of Fire

  • "Pick up Tim's musket behind you there and get to wurruk!"

    The Long Roll

  • Be th 'same process iv raisonin' be deduction, I can tell ye that ye were home las 'night in bed, that ye're on ye'er way to wurruk, an' that ye'er salary is two dollars a day.

    Observations By Mr. Dooley

  • But I wud kick th 'book or pa-aper out iv ye-er hand, an' grab ye be th 'collar, an' cry 'Up, Hinnissy, an' to wurruk! 'f'r I'd know ye were loafin'.

    Observations By Mr. Dooley

  • Sure, I s'pose th 'raison a rich man can't undherstand why wages shud go higher is because th' rich can't see why annybody shud be paid f'r annything so amusin 'as wurruk.

    Observations By Mr. Dooley

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