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  • HERMOD AND HADVOR THE STEADFAST TIN-SOLDIER BLOCKHEAD-HANS A STORY ABOUT A DARNING-NEEDLE This work was published before January 1, 1923, and
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  • Remus—adjusting his spectacles so as to be able to see how to thread a large darning-needle with which he was patching his coat—“one time, way back yander,
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  • Massachusetts the story goes that it is only children who tell lies who are in danger of having their mouths sewed up by the "devil's darning needle," while in
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  • something uncanny about the dragon-fly. The common doubt and fear of the insect is vividly expressed by the child's name, "devil's darning-needle," so generally
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  • her darning needle poised in air she regarded the opposite wall dreamily, "I would do the house-work and cooking, and copy all your poems and stories, and
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  • began. Everything would be of a piece. You could make out nothing, though you had as many eyes as the "devil's-darning-needle" of our boyhood, and each eye
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  • me the stories of the five green peas that lived in a pod, and of the ranunculus that made love to the chick-weed, and of the darning-needle that was
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  • some way.' 'Wait a sec,' Anthea added. 'I've got an idea coming. Don't speak.' There was a silence as she paused with the darning-needle in the air! Suddenly
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  • dwelt, and had to live in a little garret under the roof, and clean his boots for himself, and mend them with a darning-needle. None of his friends came
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  • wings outspread. The damsel flies fold their slender wings down their darning-needle backs, in the shyest way, as if they didn't want to be noticed. Their
    398 bytes (1,637 words) - 08:54, 17 April 2012
  • some stories about 'the live green peas that lived in a shell,' and 'Cocky Locky, who made love to Henny Penny,' and about 'the darning-needle who was
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  • flattery wins the heart of gods and men. Mrs Juno, with her peacocks, darning-needle, pen, and cooking-spoon, did not get off so easily; for the Professor
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  • open, and there he stood in his dressing gown, with a big blue sock on one hand and a darning needle in the other. He didn’t seem at all ashamed of it,
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  • tell me some stories about five green peas that lived in one pod; or of the chickseed that courted the chickweed; or of the darning needle, who acted so
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  • all about a needle's eye being a gate, but I've always a picture in my own mind of a camel and an ordinary darning-needle, and anything more hopeless could
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  • determination, upright as a darning-needle stuck in a board, holding on her bundle of umbrella and parasols, and replying with a determination that was enough
    37 KB (6,592 words) - 11:34, 16 April 2012
  • cloth called thunder and lightning, and bore as a standard three devil's darning-needles, volant, in a flame-colored field. Hard by was the tent of the
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  • end of a darning-needle, so, just plump into their tires; and of course, as soon as they went off, they were back again in a minute to get a puncture
    45 KB (8,150 words) - 01:53, 14 April 2012
  • with the fun that went on while they would yarn, looked up darning needles, and fitted out a nice little mending basket for her pupil. Very busy and very
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  • Index to Short Stories  (1923)  by Ina Ten Eyck Firkins Index to Short Stories, D 1381948Index to Short Stories — Index to Short Stories, DIna Ten Eyck
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