Then Gub-Gub got all worked up and before anybody could stop him he had taken a plunge. The pig went down so quick and so straight he got his snout stuck in the mud at the bottom,排除Ⓜ and the Doctor,排除📍 still out of breath,排除💇 had to go down after him and get him free. The animals by this time were at such a pitch of excitement that even the white mouse would have jumped in if Gub-Gub's accident hadn't changed his mind.
"The Doctor span the penny"
"The baby pig was at first terribly frightened. But when he saw how small were the men around him his fear left him. And before he got out of the soup tureen on the table he drank up all the soup. He then asked the little men who they might be. And they said:
CHAPTER VIIIIt was four o'clock in the afternoon when the King brought that letter to the Doctor. And when His Majesty woke up in the morning and came down to breakfast there was the answer to it lying beside his plate!
"On the outskirts of Puddleby-on-the-Marsh there lives a farmer who swears to this day that his cat can understand every word he says. It isn't true,课件📞 but both the farmer and his wife think it is. And I am now going to tell you how they came to get that idea.
"'My soldiers are starving,教案💔' said he. 'Your pet,汽车💦 Madam,课件👳 must be turned into sausages.'"Do no people at all live in these parts?" the Doctor asked the snake.
The educational side of the Doctor's post office was a very important one and it grew all the time. As he had said to the Skimmer at the beginning,课件🔖 as soon as the birds and animals realized the helpfulness of having a post office of their own they used it more and more.
"Yes,排除📐 it was a hard trip,汽车😇" said the swallow. "I came near freezing to death more than once. Flying into the teeth of that frosty wind was just awful. But something had to be done. The monkeys would most likely have been wiped right out if we hadn't got you."
"Well,故障🐠 I was always adventurous by nature. And,故障♈ plucking up my courage,教案🏪 I scrambled up the vat,故障🌴 on to the edge of it. It was awful dark and I could just see the dye,教案🐎 glimmering murky and dim,故障🚔 far down inside.
So Zuzana had hurried to a professional letter writer (the common people of those tribes couldn't write for themselves,汽车⚫ you see) and had a letter written,教案💅 begging their cousin to send the goats and oxen to the king without delay. Then she had taken the letter to the Fantippo post office and sent it off."No,教案😗 but his wife can,汽车🍎" said Jip.
By getting his friends,故障🎢 the village mice,课件🚬 to help him in the preparation of these nuts,课件🚫 he was able to supply them in hundreds. Then all the Doctor had to do when he wanted a drink was to put one in his mouth,课件🌱 crack it with his teeth,排除🍂 and after the cool water had run down his throat,汽车✴ spit the broken shells out.