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“And do ye carry your flock bed, and your quilt, and your crock, and your bit of chiney? or do ye go in bare bones, as I may say?” inquired Christopher Coney. “I’ve sent on my luggage—though it isn’t much; for the voyage is long.” Donald’s eyes dropped into a remote gaze as he added: “But I said to myself, ‘Never a one of the prizes of life will I come by unless I undertake it!’ and I decided to go.”

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    Chiney is a dialect pronunciation of china. Jun 3 '17 at 19:40
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    He means "china" as in cups and plates, etc.
    – Robusto
    Jun 3 '17 at 19:40
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Chiney is a dialect pronunciation of china.

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