By Ella Kennen, B. November Lyons
Uninterested in studying a similar bedtime tales time and again? Time for anything a bit new, a bit out of this international? Welcome to extraordinary stories the place vintage bedtime stories were reimagined for our sleek (and past) instances. Snuggle up along with your family member, and obtain this choice of futuristic bedtime classics this day!
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He half returned her tender, sorrowful hug; and then she ran away, but not straight to her own room. She darted down one flight of stairs, and caught hold of her father, who had come in from the practice, and had been washing his hands before going to supper. 'Father,' she said breathlessly, 'please let me say it: Cecil has been working—he has indeed. ' Mr. Cunningham did not draw himself away from the detaining clasp, but he said gravely, 'I quite believe that Cecil does not think he has been so very idle, but he admits that he has not done his best, and I hope in a little while he will see all his fault, and be sorry for it.
You may do as you like about that. I ain't in such a hurry to be forgiven. ' 'I must tell papa if he asks me,' said Willie. ' 'Can't help that; here goes,' and he held it over the edge of the pond. ' 'That beats all,' said Bob in unbounded surprise; but he didn't throw the thermometer into the pond. ' 'No, I know you're not,' said Willie. ' said Bob; 'you hadn't no call to stop just then. ' 'Mustn't lecture; mamma won't ever let me. ' 'They did teach me a lot,—parson did, and schoolmaster did; but I got tired of it, and now I'm too big to go to school.
Mrs. Keeling almost frowned at this proposal. How could the good young gentleman be so inconsiderate, she thought, as to propose to his visitor for lunch what was by and by to come up for dinner? She was quite relieved, however, by Cecil's eager negative, and went off to her kitchen well satisfied; while Mr. Yorke, after saying grace, proceeded to do the honours of the repast. ' he said mischievously. ' 50 Holiday Tales 'Well, you can try the combination if you like, but I don't see any cheese; and oh, hulloa!
Amazing Tales: Bedtime Stories by Ella Kennen, B. November Lyons