The dissertation, written mostly in ill-health and in snatches of time taken from his parliamentary engagements, was published in 1831.
We just wait until he snatches another child?
Sure, 'til someone snatches that whip out of your hand and gives you the spankin' you've been asking for.
Cynthia devoured every publication she could find on the subject and was looking forward to spending some quality time hiking the high country, if the demand of Bird Song's chores would allow snatches of free time.
Dean only caught snatches, but enough to know Cynthia was speaking to Rose, son Randy, and Jen.