BELTS


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BELTSBasic E-Learning Tool Set
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A little girl named Dorothy, who was here with Ozma of Oz, stole my Belt and carried it away with her," said the King, grinding his teeth with rage.
Had you not lost your Magic Belt we might have some chance of defeating Ozma; but the Belt is gone.
The Herd-boy returned to his sheep, and took off the invisible belt which he hid carefully in his bag.
Her uncle's only answer was to lift her up and unhook the new belt of which she was so proud.
But just before they came to the belt of birch which hid their home, Anne saw a girl who was driving a flock of snow- white geese along the crest of a velvety green hill on the right.
But Menelaus reassured him and said, "Take heart, and do not alarm the people; the arrow has not struck me in a mortal part, for my outer belt of burnished metal first stayed it, and under this my cuirass and the belt of mail which the bronze-smiths made me.
Well, every day at four o'clock Ozma has promised to look at me in that picture, and if I am in need of help I am to make her a certain sign and she will put on the Nome King's Magic Belt and wish me to be with her in Oz.
For Ozma had agreed that while Dorothy slept she and Toto should be transported by means of the Magic Belt to her own little bed in the Kansas farm-house and the little girl laughed as she thought how astonished Uncle Henry and Aunt Em would be when she came down to breakfast with them next morning.
The other swept back the guineas into the belt, and put it on again under his waistcoat.
Before he pulled up he fastened the belt round him, and with deep delight heard the tip of the sheath click on the thwart.
Run along, run along, Vassily Lukitch is calling you," said the porter, hearing the tutor's steps approaching, and carefully taking away from his belt the little hand in the glove half pulled off, he signed with his head towards the tutor.
Yes, be sure of it; for every time that that confounded belt of mine stuck fast to my back, it always signified a punishment from M.