(Aunt Pettitoes passed round the handkerchief again)--"beware of traps, hen roosts, bacon and eggs; always walk upon your hind legs." Pigling Bland, who was a sedate little pig
, looked solemnly at his mother, a tear trickled down his cheek.
I don't care whose pig
it is, but wherever it came from it has been a very good friend to me.
"My word," Kwaque concluded, "me no make 'm that fella pig
As he spoke he bound his girdle round him and went to the styes where the young sucking pigs
But their wild exultation was suddenly checked When the jailer informed them, with tears, Such a sentence would have not the slightest effect, As the pig
had been dead for some years.
`It turned into a pig
,' Alice quietly said, just as if it had come back in a natural way.
I remember the out-thrust of his protruding underlip as he glared down at the wild pigs
. He snarled something like a dog, and I remember that his eye-teeth were large, like fangs, and that they impressed me tremendously.
For a mere puppy this offer was generous, because half a fathom of shell-money, strung on a thread of twisted coconut fibres, was equivalent in cash to half a sovereign in English currency, to two dollars and a half in American, or, in live-pig currency, to half of a fair-sized fat pig
Not even the water she brought him in a forest-leaf, and the ancient and half-putrid chunk of roast pig
, could redeem in the slightest the grotesque hideousness of her.
The deer, wild pig
, and buffalo took up the cry hoarsely; and Chil, the Kite, flew in great circles far and wide, whistling and shrieking the warning.
But when the Shimerdas found that Jake sold his pig
in town that day, Ambrosch worked it out in his shrewd head that Jake had to sell his pig
to pay his fine.
She never remembered seeing familiarly anything but the dark faces of her Ayah and the other native servants, and as they always obeyed her and gave her her own way in everything, because the Mem Sahib would be angry if she was disturbed by her crying, by the time she was six years old she was as tyrannical and selfish a little pig
as ever lived.
"And then," said Tip to himself, with a laugh, "she'll squeal louder than the brown pig
does when I pull her tail, and shiver with fright worse than I did last year when I had the ague!"
"CAN any man--a gentleman, I mean--call a woman a pig
He sang of the Meat-Eaters as pigs
and crows, and sang how fine and good it was for the Fish-Eaters to fight and die doing God's work, which was the killing of Meat-Eaters.