Little Boy


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The code name for the bomb dropped on Hiroshima. Cf Fat Man.
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The little boy fell to the ground and gave a hoarse, tremendous howl.
The little boy seemed rather frightened to find a man standing there before him and all those animals staring in through the hole in the broken door.
I will put that poor little boy on the top of the tree, and then I will knock down the wall, and my garden shall be the children's playground for ever and ever." He was really very sorry for what he had done.
She did gather, after a time, however, that there was no woman there who had a home to give him, though every woman seemed to think that some of the others might take him, as there were several who had no little boys of their own already in their homes.
"Do the white bees choose a queen?" asked the little boy; for he knew that the honey-bees always have one.
Here the little boy on the top of the trunk gave a violent sneeze.
Now as soon as the little boy had eaten all the food which his sister had left him, he went out into the woods, and gathered berries and dug up roots, and while the sun shone he was contented and had his fill.
Helena, and there the black servant took the little boy on a long walk over rocks and hills until they came to a garden.
When we pass in the street the poor deluded soul subdues her buoyancy, as if it were shame to walk happy before one she has lamed, and at such times the rustle of her gown is whispered words of comfort to me, and her arms are kindly wings that wish I was a little boy like David.
For years she worked assiduously with the little boy's education.
Pickwick was going to propose--a deliberate plan, too--sent her little boy to the Borough, to get him out of the way--how thoughtful--how considerate!
The two sat in the firelight a long time--the old, white- bearded Munchkin and the little boy. Both were thinking.