Birds in their little
nests agree," sang Beth, the peacemaker, with such a funny face that both sharp voices softened to a laugh, and the "pecking" ended for that time.
Even a little
boy could be of use there, and Toomai was as useful as three boys.
Well, I must lie down outside,' said Little
Klaus; and the farmer's wife shut the door in his face.
The mice sat on their door- steps cracking cherry-stones, they winked at Peter Rabbit and little
The ant and bee learned generosity, the butterfly and bird contentment, the mole and worm confidence in the love of others; and each went to their home better for the little
time they had been with Violet.
There was a little
pause, and then Sylvie added "Now you may go.
Let us make an image out of snow,--an image of a little
girl,--and it shall be our sister, and shall run about and play with us all winter long.
What could the little
woman possibly mean by calling her a sorceress, and saying she had killed the Wicked Witch of the East?
tailor went onwards, always following his own pointed nose.
With her husband and her poor little
mite of a baby to love and their home to strive for, what a good creature Caddy was
Fair cousin, did you not speak to us of a little
Bohemian whom you saved a couple of months ago, while making the patrol with the watch at night, from the hands of a dozen robbers?
At last he saw it, the thing the little
monkeys so feared-- the man-brute of which the Claytons had caught occasional fleeting glimpses.