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Besides madam'll pretty generally always find as love-call wykes love-echo, as the syin 'goes. "
That's 'ow they wykes you up at stand-to, or w'en your turn comes fer sentry.
And they told two of the Will-o-the-wykes to take turns in watching on the black snag, to see that she lay safe and still, and couldn't get out to spoil their sport.