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The yellow hen was some company, and a bit of comfort, too; but it was dreadfully lonely out on the big ocean, nevertheless.
I'm a trifle hungry, myself," declared the yellow hen.
To me she said "bon soir, Daddy Jacques" as she passed into The Yellow Room.
And, suddenly, while the cuckoo was sounding the half after midnight, a desperate clamour broke out in The Yellow Room.
At the opening to the subterranean passage that led to their haven of refuge a mighty battle was fought in which the yellow men were victorious, and within the caves that gave ingress to their new home they piled the bodies of the dead, both yellow and green, that the stench might warn away their enemies from further pursuit.
The yellow country of the Winkies," said Ojo sadly, "is the only place in Oz where a yellow butterfly can be found.
The Winkies lifted him tenderly in their arms, and carried him back to the Yellow Castle again, Dorothy shedding a few tears by the way at the sad plight of her old friend, and the Lion looking sober and sorry.
When man with no hair on his head take coat off for a minute to eat breakfast Valdez take yellow thing out of pocket.
cried Dorothy, in a glad voice, and the yellow hen flew to her arms, to be hugged and petted by turns.
I made no sign, but out of the corner of my eye I saw that the Yellow Handkerchief had discovered the emptiness of the pocket which had hitherto overawed him.
It looks, I am afraid, rather too gay for an ideal library; and its colouring, white and yellow, is so cheerful as to be almost frivolous.
Preserved by three Brahmins, the inviolate deity, bearing the Yellow Diamond in its forehead, was removed by night, and was transported to the second of the sacred cities of India-- the city of Benares.