One of them had made himself a dagger of a stocking-weaver's hook by breaking off the hook and sharpening the stump.
She gave the edge of the box another frightened look and hid her eyes completely again. Harry turned back to the others.
In his youth, their visits are lugubrious; later on they are sinister.
to an intelligent and beloved child; no tune, he said, was sweeter
"What a beautiful thought!" exclaimed the papa stork immediately.
had ordained that it should be born in this humble retreat, that it
"I don't execrate this Government.