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1  Thanks awfully, but I ought to stick by Toad till this trip is ended.
The Wind in the Willows By Kenneth Grahame
Get Context   In CHAPTER II. THE OPEN ROAD
2  I never stick too long to one ship; one gets narrow-minded and prejudiced.
The Wind in the Willows By Kenneth Grahame
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX. WAYFARERS ALL
3  The Badger, resting from his labours, leant on his stick and wiped his honest brow.
The Wind in the Willows By Kenneth Grahame
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII. THE RETURN OF ULYSSES
4  No, you shall do the washing you are so fond of, and I'll stick to the steering that I understand.
The Wind in the Willows By Kenneth Grahame
Get Context   In CHAPTER X. THE FURTHER ADVENTURES OF TOAD
5  The Toad, having finished his breakfast, picked up a stout stick and swung it vigorously, belabouring imaginary animals.
The Wind in the Willows By Kenneth Grahame
Get Context   In CHAPTER XI. "LIKE SUMMER TEMPESTS CAME HIS TEARS"
6  We four, with our sticks, once we're inside the dining-hall, why, we shall clear the floor of all the lot of them in five minutes.
The Wind in the Willows By Kenneth Grahame
Get Context   In CHAPTER XI. "LIKE SUMMER TEMPESTS CAME HIS TEARS"
7  He was running here and there, opening doors, inspecting rooms and cupboards, and lighting lamps and candles and sticking them, up everywhere.
The Wind in the Willows By Kenneth Grahame
Get Context   In CHAPTER V. DULCE DOMUM
8  The Rat, with a nod to Toad, went to the door and ushered in the Mole, very shabby and unwashed, with bits of hay and straw sticking in his fur.
The Wind in the Willows By Kenneth Grahame
Get Context   In CHAPTER XI. "LIKE SUMMER TEMPESTS CAME HIS TEARS"
9  A fire of sticks was burning near by, and over the fire hung an iron pot, and out of that pot came forth bubblings and gurglings, and a vague suggestive steaminess.
The Wind in the Willows By Kenneth Grahame
Get Context   In CHAPTER X. THE FURTHER ADVENTURES OF TOAD
10  Up and down, the whole length of the hall, strode the four Friends, whacking with their sticks at every head that showed itself; and in five minutes the room was cleared.
The Wind in the Willows By Kenneth Grahame
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII. THE RETURN OF ULYSSES
11  The Badger thought they were being attacked from behind, and, as there was no room to use a stick or a cutlass, drew a pistol, and was on the point of putting a bullet into Toad.
The Wind in the Willows By Kenneth Grahame
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII. THE RETURN OF ULYSSES
12  The Mole was greatly cheered by the sound of the Rat's careless laughter, as well as by the sight of his stick and his gleaming pistols, and he stopped shivering and began to feel bolder and more himself again.
The Wind in the Willows By Kenneth Grahame
Get Context   In CHAPTER III. THE WILD WOOD
13  He swung the satchel over his shoulder, carefully selected a stout stick for his wayfaring, and with no haste, but with no hesitation at all, he stepped across the threshold just as the Mole appeared at the door.
The Wind in the Willows By Kenneth Grahame
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX. WAYFARERS ALL
14  While the Rat attacked the door with his stick, the Mole sprang up at the bell-pull, clutched it and swung there, both feet well off the ground, and from quite a long way off they could faintly hear a deep-toned bell respond.
The Wind in the Willows By Kenneth Grahame
Get Context   In CHAPTER III. THE WILD WOOD
15  He marched rapidly down the road, his stick over his shoulder, fuming and muttering to himself in his anger, till he got near his front gate, when suddenly there popped up from behind the palings a long yellow ferret with a gun.
The Wind in the Willows By Kenneth Grahame
Get Context   In CHAPTER XI. "LIKE SUMMER TEMPESTS CAME HIS TEARS"
16  Toad felt rather hurt that the Badger didn't say pleasant things to him, as he had to the Mole, and tell him what a fine fellow he was, and how splendidly he had fought; for he was rather particularly pleased with himself and the way he had gone for the Chief Weasel and sent him flying across the table with one blow of his stick.
The Wind in the Willows By Kenneth Grahame
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII. THE RETURN OF ULYSSES
17  They were but four in all, but to the panic-stricken weasels the hall seemed full of monstrous animals, grey, black, brown and yellow, whooping and flourishing enormous cudgels; and they broke and fled with squeals of terror and dismay, this way and that, through the windows, up the chimney, anywhere to get out of reach of those terrible sticks.
The Wind in the Willows By Kenneth Grahame
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII. THE RETURN OF ULYSSES
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