When they sat down on the grass with Captain curled at their feet, Soot solemnly listening on a tree and Nut
and Shell nosing about close to them, it seemed to Mary that it would be scarcely bearable to leave such delightfulness, but when she began to tell her story somehow the look in Dickon's funny face gradually changed her mind.
And then, and then, they gave me nuts
and pleasant things to eat, and they--they carried me in their arms up to the top of the trees and said I was their blood brother except that I had no tail, and should be their leader some day.
And when she had washed up on the third night she bit the third nut
, and there was a still more beautiful dress inside that was made of pure gold.
GOODY TIPTOES picked up the nut
bags and went home.
They had a huge meat pie before them and were washing down prodigious slices of it with nut
It was a nut
to crack for many, what these two could see in each other, or what subject they could find in common.
He tries this on very much with me, but I flatter myself he has got a tough nut
He discovered a coco-tree, beat down some of the fruit, broke them, and we drunk the milk and ate the nut
with a satisfaction that protested against the ordinary food on the Nautilus.
There is a nut
abounding in the valley, called by the Typees 'armor', closely resembling our common horse-chestnut.
," he continued, with playful solemnity, "while so many of his brethren have fallen and been trodden under foot, is still in possession of all the happiness that a hazel nut
can be supposed capable of.
Chanticleer ran as fast as he could to the river, and said, 'River, give me some water, for Partlet lies in the mountain, and will be choked by a great nut
It was presumed that he had broken the body when taking the soul, like monkeys who break the shell to get at the nut