When she was about to turn them on the other side, the wall opened, the damsel appeared, addressed the same words to the fish, received the same answer, and then overturned the pan and disappeared.
The black slave overturned the pan in the middle of the room, and the fish were turned to cinders.
She started up with a cry, and saw the boy, and somehow she knew at once that he was Peter Pan
I must have put 'em in by mistake, and ate up the meats without thinking," said Tom, trying to conceal his naughty satisfaction, as the girls hung over the pan with faces full of disappointment and despair.
When they came down with the dish in which to set forth their treat, and opened the back-door to find it, imagine their dismay on discovering that it was gone, pan, candy, and all, utterly and mysteriously gone!
In this story of Peter Pan, for instance, the bald narrative and most of the moral reflections are mine, though not all, for this boy can be a stern moralist, but the interesting bits about the ways and customs of babies in the bird-stage are mostly reminiscences of David's, recalled by pressing his hands to his temples and thinking hard.
Well, Peter Pan got out by the window, which had no bars.
Phebe stopped rattling her beans from one pan
to another, and her eyes were full of pity as they rested on the curly head bent down on Rose's knee, for she saw that the heart under the pretty locket ached with its loss, and the dainty apron was used to dry sadder tears than any she had ever shed.
He placed a little pan
over a foot warmer full of hot coals.
He squatted down, holding the pan
in his two hands, and partly immersing it in the stream.
He washed and dried himself at the sink, while she heated the frying pan
on the front hole of the stove with the lid off.
Dan and Peter pursued them down the lane with a fiendish din of bells and pans
, much to Felicity's wrath.