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They saw that the gentlemen at table were a very nice set of fellows, and as they had evidently had to rough it, much more formerly, than was necessary at the present day, they should make up their minds to think well of everything-to look only at the advantages of the Colony-and in their letters to any London friends, they were resolved decidedly to recommend the place-but not a word about the mud.
Sorely to Guy's honest grief, I therefore wound up our affairs and dissolved partnership; for he had decided to pass his life in the colony,-and with his pretty wife, who has grown very fond of him, I don't wonder at it.
He said that he had come to set things straight, and he listened to the complaints of all the black sheep of the colony-and how they did crowd around him and say the worst things they could think of against the Admiral they had once been so anxious to follow.

Examples of Colony-and

Example #1
The Town of Adelaide, as depicted on the maps, is the very beau ideal of all possible cities-there is an elegance and vastness of design about it, that almost makes one blush for the comparative insignificance of London and Stromboul; of Paris and Canton;-but on going to the spot, like many other works of art and imagination, it resembles the picture very slightly-it is altogether on too large a scale; and of all the follies committed by the inexperience of the surveyor-general, who is, nevertheless, in every other respect a most gentlemanlike, entertaining, and intelligent person, next to its inland situation, this monstrous extent of Adelaide will turn out to be the most fruitful of complaints.
Example #2
They were, at any rate, great travellers, and were determined to make light of troubles and inconveniences, as all travellers do.
Example #3
Guy takes my share of the station and stock off my hands; and, all accounts squared between us, I bid farewell to the Bush.
Example #4
Ten years have now elapsed, and I have already obtained a much larger fortune than I had calculated to make.
Example #5
Bobadilla listened to all their stories.
Example #6
Without asking Columbus for his advice or his assistance, he took possession of the forts and told every one that he was governor now.