References in classic literature ?
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 Benjamin Bunny.
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?
The little 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.