Quote from A Narrative of the Life of David Crockett, of the State of Tennessee.

by Jim Morgan

At our next meeting we set the day for our wedding; and I went to my father’s, and made arrangements for an infair, and returned to ask her parents for her. When I got there, the old lady appeared to be mighty wrathy; and when I broached the subject, she looked at me as savage as a meat axe.

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