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Now and again they asked some question of the Eaters of Flesh across the river, but all the news was bad, and the roaring hot wind of the Jungle came and went between the rocks and the rattling branches, and scattered twigs, and dust on the water.
Never again would he eat their fruit; but from that day he revenged himself upon the deer, and the others, the Eaters of Grass," said Baloo.
I stole a wife from the Meat- Eaters, and went to live in the caves of the high mountains where they could not find me.
And now, children, bless you, you are now members of the clan of Abalone Eaters, and I solemnly enjoin you, never, no matter what the circumstances, pound abalone meat without chanting the sacred words I have revealed unto you.
Next Sunday the Tribe of Abalone Eaters will descend upon you here in Bierce's Cove, and you will be able to see the rites, the writers and writeresses, down even to the Iron Man with the basilisk eyes, vulgarly known as the King of the Sacerdotal Lizards.
Afterward I shot the beast, and Nobs had a feast while I dressed, for he had become quite a raw-meat eater during our numerous hunting expeditions, upon which we always gave him a portion of the kill.
He took the Ass home and put him in the straw-yard with his other Asses, upon which the new animal left all the others and at once joined the one that was most idle and the greatest eater of them all.
The Marionettes recognize their brother Pinocchio, and greet him with loud cheers; but the Director, Fire Eater, happens along and poor Pinocchio almost loses his life
It looked like a clear-cut case of the citrate eaters outcompeting the bacteria that couldn't digest citrate.
Even kids who are moderate picky eaters -- for example, they only have 10 foods they will reliably eat -- are at increased risk for symptoms of anxiety and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, although not to the extent that they can be diagnosed with a disorder, Zucker added.
Specifically, Busy Balancers and Functional Eaters, who rely on foodservice to fuel their on-the-go lifestyles, strongly drive foodservice usage at restaurants and convenience stores.
The show by the Moby Duck company involves artists from the National Theatre of Korea and focuses on a little girl afraid of bad dreams who is comforted by her grandpa and his story of the Dream Eaters - strange, wonderful creatures who eat bad dreams.
Suspicions about presence of more man- eaters were underlined as a leopard took a young calf in the same area on Sunday.
2011), making restrained eaters a key focus group when trying to gain insight in the aetiology of disordered eating.