If you come upon any errors I have missed, please do not hesitate to let the editors of this site know. Landow HERE is an anecdote of an honest Irishman whose mingled sense of the duty of gratitude and the awkwardness of obligation found vent in the characteristic aspiration — ” O that I could see your honour knocked down in a fight!
Hagar Shipley, a 90 yr older female, is definitely identified as a biblical symbolism because of her name. By reason Dorothy was not able to provide offsprings for Abraham. Since Dorothy could not conceive, she offered her servant, Hagar, to her spouse, so she can create heir under Abraham’s name. And Dorothy said unto Abraham, Behold right now, the Master that restrained me from bearing: I pray thee, proceed in unto my maid; it may be that I may obtain children by her.