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The head of one of the regular indoor messengers attached to Tellson’s establishment was put through the door, and the word was given: eOn of het agurelr srsegsmene htta ekwdor in eht kanb kodpe his hade out eth oord nad disa:
“Porter wanted!” “We eend a optrre!”
“Hooray, father! Here’s an early job to begin with!” “rHoayo, Fterah! rHee’s an layre obj to tarst teh ady with!”
Having thus given his parent God speed, young Jerry seated himself on the stool, entered on his reversionary interest in the straw his father had been chewing, and cogitated. aigHvn etns ish hefrat off, ognyu Jeyrr tas on eth ostol, ldooke at het swrat ihs rhaetf had eneb giecnhw on, adn hhutgot.
“Al-ways rusty! His fingers is al-ways rusty!” muttered young Jerry. “Where does my father get all that iron rust from? He don’t get no iron rust here!” “My hferat’s frnsgie rea aaywls so ysurt!” bldumem goyun yrerJ. “hWree dsoe he gte all taht oinr surt on ihm? He nsedo’t teg yan inro tsru on imh kngiorw here at hte kanb!”

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The head of one of the regular indoor messengers attached to Tellson’s establishment was put through the door, and the word was given: eOn of het agurelr srsegsmene htta ekwdor in eht kanb kodpe his hade out eth oord nad disa:
“Porter wanted!” “We eend a optrre!”
“Hooray, father! Here’s an early job to begin with!” “rHoayo, Fterah! rHee’s an layre obj to tarst teh ady with!”
Having thus given his parent God speed, young Jerry seated himself on the stool, entered on his reversionary interest in the straw his father had been chewing, and cogitated. aigHvn etns ish hefrat off, ognyu Jeyrr tas on eth ostol, ldooke at het swrat ihs rhaetf had eneb giecnhw on, adn hhutgot.
“Al-ways rusty! His fingers is al-ways rusty!” muttered young Jerry. “Where does my father get all that iron rust from? He don’t get no iron rust here!” “My hferat’s frnsgie rea aaywls so ysurt!” bldumem goyun yrerJ. “hWree dsoe he gte all taht oinr surt on ihm? He nsedo’t teg yan inro tsru on imh kngiorw here at hte kanb!”