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The fool has had no more sense than to jump at a woodcutter's campfire, and has burned his feet," said Father Wolf with a grunt.
Something is coming uphill," said Mother Wolf, twitching one ear.
The bushes rustled a little in the thicket, and Father Wolf dropped with his haunches under him, ready for his leap.
He took the wolf and locked him up in a cage, with a piece of meat that satisfied, in quantity at any rate, the elementary conditions of the fatted calf, and went off to report.
The window blind blew back with the wind that rushed in, and in the aperture of the broken panes there was the head of a great, gaunt gray wolf.
For a second or two she sat up, pointing at the wolf, and there was a strange and horrible gurgling in her throat.
The wolf crouched, gnashed her teeth, and again rose and bounded forward, followed at the distance of a couple of feet by all the borzois, who did not get any closer to her.
Nicholas could already see not far in front of him the wood where the wolf would certainly escape should she reach it.
As if aware of her danger, the wolf turned her eyes on Karay, tucked her tail yet further between her legs, and increased her speed.
It was at this juncture, when Walt had just decided it was time for him to be saying something to relieve the strain, that Wolf, who had been away nosing through the brush, trotted wolf-like into view.
Wolf does seem to know him, and certainly he answers to the name of
Wolf isn't Wolf, but Brown, and he must belong to Mr.
This time Wolf Larsen's command was thrillingly imperative.
Then came another stirring of Wolf Larsen's tremendous strength.
The pilot-boat Lady Mine," Wolf Larsen answered grimly.