Getting my breakfast, of course," murmured the hen, busily pecking
Oh, what would have been your amazement on seeing these earthly-winged animals pecking
in your lunar fields
I've been longing for some good, honest pecking
While Becky Sharp was on her own wing in the country, hopping on all sorts of twigs, and amid a multiplicity of traps, and pecking
up her food quite harmless and successful, Amelia lay snug in her home of Russell Square; if she went into the world, it was under the guidance of the elders; nor did it seem that any evil could befall her or that opulent cheery comfortable home in which she was affectionately sheltered.
Kitty said suddenly, looking at a sparrow that had settled on the step and was pecking
at the center of a raspberry.
The hens, in turn, took it out on the little porkers, pecking
them when they strayed too far from their mother.