"What chance have we of that?" shouted Dab-Dab. "It's as black as black down here. And the ship is coming nearer every minute."
"I'll soon settle them,郭晶晶❇ when I get back,郭晶晶😭" said Jip. "I hope we go soon."
"Humph! I see,郭晶晶🍂" said the Doctor. "Of course,郭晶晶💼 myself,郭晶晶🍎 I rather enjoy the jolliness of these Fantippos. But I can quite see your point. By the way,郭晶晶👶 how would my old ship do? This ought to be quiet enough for you here. There's nobody living on it now. And,郭晶晶🍋 look,郭晶晶🍎 it has heaps of cracks and holes and corners in it where you could build your nests. What do you think?"
"No,郭晶晶👿" said the Doctor,郭晶晶😲 "I mean the swallows who are going back to England for the summer. They very kindly offered to guide my ship home. They're friends of mine,郭晶晶📖 you see."
"Well,郭晶晶🍁 the fourth week after the enemy came the food in the castle was all gone and the king gave orders that the pigs must be eaten. The queen raised a great outcry and begged that her pet should be spared. But the king was very firm.
"I know!" cried Jip,郭晶晶💣 "write to the Cats'-Meat-Man."
"Well,郭晶晶🐯 by land it would be twenty-five miles to where the lighthouse stands,郭晶晶💤" said the gull. "But by water it would be only about twelve,郭晶晶🔤 I should say.""In introducing one well-bred pig to another should you say 'Miss Virginia Ham,郭晶晶➰ "meet" Mr. Frank Footer,郭晶晶🏩' or 'Get acquainted?'
"Yes,郭晶晶📋" said Cheapside. "There's always something doing in good old London. They've got a new kind of cab that goes on two wheels instead of four. A man called 'Ansom invented it. Much faster than the old 'ackneys they are. You see 'em everywhere. And there's a new greengrocer's shop near the Royal Exchange."
"The Doctor patted him on the shoulder"