"Heigh ho!" sighed Jip,年薪🔖 "it's a circus for us,传媒👻 all right."
"They're not your pearl fisheries,传媒😟 you black-faced ruffian,年薪💸" said the Doctor. "You stole them from poor old Nyam-Nyam. The pearls were fished for by diving birds. But the birds are honest and will work only for honest people. Why don't you have windows in your prisons? You ought to be ashamed of yourself."
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Then the Doctor was sorry and wished he hadn't discharged Cheapside,传媒💉 who seemed to be the only one who could manage this part of the mails properly.
"'What's that for?' I asked.
"Dear me!" said the Doctor,年薪🚱 looking at the miserable culprit,年薪🎲 who was all tied up with red tape. "What made you steal the pearls?""Why,年薪💎 certainly,年薪📞" said the big serpent. "I live in the same lake as he does,年薪🌏 Lake Junganyika."
"The British post office is now boasting,年薪🚤" said the Doctor,传媒🙉 "that it can get a letter from London to Canada in fourteen days."
"Now,光线😔" said the Doctor,年薪🔹 closing the window,光线🎢 "what can I do for you?"
"Gracious,光线💒 Cheapside!" said the Doctor,年薪✊ laughing. "It makes me quite homesick for England to hear your Cockney chirp."CHAPTER VI
"From the bottom of the lake,光线📝" said the turtle. "Out there,年薪✌" Mudface nodded toward the gloomy wide-stretching waters,传媒🆒 "there stood,年薪📲 thousands of years ago,年薪🍍 the beautiful city of Shalba. Don't I know,传媒🔥 when for long enough I lived in it? Once it was the greatest and fairest city ever raised by men and King Mashtu of Shalba the proudest monarch in the world. Now I,光线🌵 Mudface the turtle,光线🐥 make a nest in the swamp out of the ruins of his palace. Ha! Ha!"