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Would the reader care to know something about the story which I pulled out?
Finish," said he, "the story of the genius and the merchant.
Now, Grandfather remembered that Charley had galloped away upon a stick in the midst of the narrative of poor Lady Arbella, and I know not whether he would have thought it worth while to tell another story merely to gratify such an inattentive auditor as Charley.
whispered the little princess, sticking the needle into her work as if to testify that the interest and fascination of the story prevented her from going on with it.
Again as lights on the human story I have liked to read such books of medicine as have fallen in my way, and I seldom take up a medical periodical without reading of all the cases it describes, and in fact every article in it.
But you will see, when you begin to read the story, that Toto was in Kansas while Dorothy was in California, and so she had to start on her adventure without him.
That wouldn't have been romantic, and, besides, it would have made the story too long.
To let him tell his story would be simply to let him waste the precious minutes.
Of these stories the minstrels used to learn only the outline, and each told the story in his own way, filling it in according to his own fancy.
The idea of Miss Stacy telling us to write a story out of our own heads
Let's sit down and get the Story Girl to tell us a story.
But the entire range of heroic legend was open to these poets, and other clusters of epics grew up dealing particularly with the famous story of Thebes, while others dealt with the beginnings of the world and the wars of heaven.
Bruff thinks as I think, that the whole story ought, in the interests of truth, to be placed on record in writing--and the sooner the better.
This is the story of what a Woman's patience can endure, and what a Man's resolution can achieve.
It is the first short story I ever wrote and marks, in a manner of speaking, the end of my first phase, the Malayan phase with its special subject and its verbal suggestions.