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Having said this she flew merrily away, and Ferko, reassured by her words, lay down on the grass and slept peacefully till the next morning.
Then there was a great bustle, as they flew about on shining wings, some laying cushions of violet leaves in the boat, others folding the Queen's veil and mantle more closely round her, lest the falling dews should chill her.
commanded the Witch, and the bees turned and flew rapidly until they came to where Dorothy and her friends were walking.
An owl with fiery eyes flew three times round them, and three times screamed:
So he flew round and round her, touching the water with his wings, and making silver ripples.
What she said in her lovely tinkle Wendy could not of course understand, and I believe some of it was bad words, but it sounded kind, and she flew back and forward, plainly meaning "Follow me, and all will be well.
Standing on the ledge he could see trees far away, which were doubtless the Kensington Gardens, and the moment he saw them he entirely forgot that he was now a little boy in a nightgown, and away he flew, right over the houses to the Gardens.
All of them expected nothing less than instant death; but to their surprise the wooden creatures flew into the air with them and bore them far away, over miles and miles of wooden country, until they came to a wooden city.
The Gump flew steadily on, and for some reason the huge sofa-body rocked more and more dizzily every hour.
In a great thing which resembled a bird he flew down out of the sky.
And up he flew into the green roof and sang; but in the song there was no poetry, for the spirit of the poet was gone.
At this answer, the Pigeon flew swiftly down to the earth.