he called me ten times a donkey
, and piled a lot of jackasses on top of that
The words were no sooner out of my mouth, than he rattled away as if he, my box, the cart, and the donkey
, were all equally mad; and I was quite out of breath with running and calling after him, when I caught him at the place appointed.
But it's just come into my head what we're to do for a fence--mayhap Aaron can help us to a thought; but a fence we must have, else the donkeys
and things 'ull come and trample everything down.
No sooner, however, had she swallowed them than she lost human form, and ran into the courtyard in the shape of a donkey
Thus, when they were passing through Toucques, and came to some windows draped with nasturtiums, he shrugged his shoulders and said: "There's a woman, Madame Lehoussais, who, instead of taking a young man--" Felicite could not catch what followed; the horses began to trot, the donkey
to gallop, and they turned into a lane; then a gate swung open, two farm- hands appeared and they all dismounted at the very threshold of the farm-house.
laid himself down upon a heap of straw in the yard, the dog stretched himself upon a mat behind the door, the cat rolled herself up on the hearth before the warm ashes, and the cock perched upon a beam on the top of the house; and, as they were all rather tired with their journey, they soon fell asleep.
They consisted of a sort of saw-buck with a small mattress on it, and this furniture covered about half the donkey
It was about the size of a donkey
, with large curved horns.
I believe you'd talk the hind leg off a donkey
, Athelny," she answered calmly.
I recollect I awoke from this state for the first time at Basle, one evening; the bray of a donkey
aroused me, a donkey
in the town market.
Rachel had just enough consciousness to suppose herself a donkey
on the summit of a moor in a hail-storm, with its coat blown into furrows; then she became a wizened tree, perpetually driven back by the salt Atlantic gale.
I'll race the miserable wooden donkey
any day in the week