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A half-witted boy of the school became enamored of the young master.
It consisted in a peculiar bird-like turn, a sort of liquid warble, produced by touching the tongue to the roof of the mouth at short intervals in the midst of the music -- the reader probably remembers how to do it, if he has ever been a boy.
I didn't even know that ducks had a language," said the boy.
I am going to see him," announced the boy, after a few moments of thoughtful silence.
At one end of the room is a great fireplace, so very spacious that there is room enough for three or four boys to stand in each of the chimney corners.
Kim hailed a sweeper, who promptly retorted with a piece of unnecessary insolence, in the natural belief that the European boy could not follow it.
On the third day, the boy sat by the well, and did not stir his finger, however much it hurt him.
The little boy crowed with delight at the success of his dialectic.
The sound of bare feet splashing through the mud was heard in the darkness, and the drummer boy came to the door.
Thought that train would never come," observed the boy.
The little boy did not understand it all, he only knew that he was comfortable, and had warm clothing, and all he required to eat, and that he would be a great man when he learned to fight with a real sword, and had grown large enough to wield one.
Then began the period of the greatest anxiety, for Trent and the boy and a handful of the others knew what would have sent half of the natives flying from their work if a whisper had got abroad.