Tess of the d’Urbervilles – Task Two

1. The pair of legs that carried him were rickety, and there was a bias in his gait which inclined him somewhat to the left of a straight line.

An empty egg-basket was slung upon his arm,


2. the nap of his hat was ruffled, a patch being quite worn away at its brim where his thumb came in taking it off.

“Then what might your meaning be in calling me ‘Sir John’ these different times, when I be plain Jack Durbeyfield, the haggler?”



3. The profile and nose of the d’Urbervilles.



4. It has died out.



5. Kingsbere.