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I don't think it's fair for some girls to have plenty of pretty things, and other girls nothing at all," added little Amy, with an injured sniff.
He imagined the young indescribable thing within himself was driving a long procession of figures be- fore his eyes.
This was the fourth time in my nautical life that I had done the same thing.
don't vex yourself; you have the greatest honor; a mare that can carry a tall man of our master's weight, with all your spring and sprightly action, does not need to hold her head down because she does not carry the lady; we horses must take things as they come, and always be contented and willing so long as we are kindly used.
Well, when you are hot, that way, every little thing irritates you.
A landslip occurred three quarters of a century ago, on the route from Arth to Brunnen, which was a formidable thing.
Now, the thing to study out is, how to get the things to Jim.
But," announced Colin stubbornly, "I am not going to be a poor thing.
At last he got up and began to pace up and down the room, looking like a beautiful caged thing.
You might just as well say,' added the March Hare, `that "I like what I get" is the same thing as "I get what I like"
Don Quixote's bread would not bake, as the common saying is, until he had heard and learned the curious things promised by the man who carried the arms.
You begin to see that it is a possible thing to transplant tissue from one part of an animal to another, or from one animal to another; to alter its chemical reactions and methods of growth; to modify the articulations of its limbs; and, indeed, to change it in its most intimate structure.