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The Cricket's Friends: Tales Told by the Cricket, Teapot, and Saucepan ...
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ant-lion asked baby baby-house beautiful began Bessie bird bright bright eyes Caterpillar city mouse climb companion cousin Cricket cried crystal waters dancing dear delight dolls door dress eggs egrets Elfie exclaimed eyes fair lady fairy field mice Field-cricket field-mouse flew flowers flutter gave Grandmamma Grandpapa grass green handsome head inquired insects Kettle Kingfisher lady laughed legs Little Neil live looked mamma mice Milly Milly's monkey Mother Carey's chicken muslin Neil saw Nellie nest never night North Wind nose palace Parasol paused peeped perched Perke Petrel pink pleasant poor pretty replied rest returned rose Saucepan scorpion sister soft sparkling Spider splendid stood tail Teapot tell thing thought tiny tree trumpets tumble umbrella warm Wasp watch water spirit waves whispered window wings winking wish wonderful
Page 143 - ... swiche, from Hull unto Carthage. Hardy he was, and wise, I undertake : With many a tempest hadde his herd be shake. He knew wel alle the havens, as they were, From Gotland to the Cape de Finisterre, And every creke in Bretagne and in Spain. " But gradually there grew on the stout merchantman the thought that there was something more to be done in the world than making money. He became a pious man after the fashion of those days. He worshipped at the famous shrine of St. Andrew. He worshipped,...
Page 2 - NOTES, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the District of Massachusetts. CAMBRIDGE: PRESS OP JOHN WILSON AND BOS.
Page 128 - I do not know what would have become of me. As it was, there he sat under his master's chair, winking, and ready to eat me alive any minute.