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That's Nag or Nagaina," he said to himself, "and he is crawling into the bath-room sluice.
At the bottom of the smooth plaster wall there was a brick pulled out to make a sluice for the bath water, and as Rikki-tikki stole in by the masonry curb where the bath is put, he heard Nag and Nagaina whispering together outside in the moonlight.
Nag coiled himself up, raised his head, and looked into the bathroom in the dark, and Rikki could see his eyes glitter.
Nag coiled himself down, coil by coil, round the bulge at the bottom of the water jar, and Rikki-tikki stayed still as death.
The big man had been wakened by the noise, and had fired both barrels of a shotgun into Nag just behind the hood.
Then Teddy's mother came in with a very white face, and saw what was left of Nag, and Rikki-tikki dragged himself to Teddy's bedroom and spent half the rest of the night shaking himself tenderly to find out whether he really was broken into forty pieces, as he fancied.
The big man brought the bang-stick, and Nag fell in two pieces
Nagaina came to the bathroom sluice and called for Nag," Darzee went on, "and Nag came out on the end of a stick--the sweeper picked him up on the end of a stick and threw him upon the rubbish heap.
On the rubbish heap by the stables, mourning for Nag.
So she flew off from the nest, and left Darzee to keep the babies warm, and continue his song about the death of Nag.
Son of the big man that killed Nag," she hissed, "stay still.
The boy is safe, and it was I--I--I that caught Nag by the hood last night in the bathroom.