BIG BOOK


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BIG BOOKBelieving In God Beats Our Old Knowledge
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For Glinda has a big book in which is recorded every event that takes place anywhere in the world, just the moment that it happens, and so of course the book would tell her about the wireless message.
S'pose you like 'm, me take 'm one fella pound along you in big book.
Yes, mother," answered Pearl, "But if it be the Black Man, wilt thou not let me stay a moment, and look at him, with his big book under his arm?
And in these thought journeys, sitting at his little window, with a big book upon his knee, he visited the famous places which the Gesta Romanorum unrolled before him.
She was sitting on the floor in the library, poring over a big book laid open in her lap, and knew nothing of the long-desired arrival till two large, warm hands met under her chin and gently turned her head back, so that someone could kiss her heartily on either cheek, while a fatherly voice said, half reproachfully, "Why is my girl brooding over a dusty Encyclopedia when she ought to be running to meet the old gentleman who couldn't get on another minute without her?
I was just going to run, when I caught sight of a morsel of a child carrying a big book, and stopped, to see what was going on.
It's no joke, I can tell you, readin' a great big book, in double columns, by a night-light, and the light that comes through a chink in the door.
An' when the Bible's such a big book, an' thee canst read all thro't, an' ha' the pick o' the texes, I canna think why thee dostna pick better words as donna mean so much more nor they say.
I went back to the hotel with the big book under my arm, and with very conflicting feelings in my breast.
This is more so, I know," he said, laying his hand on the big book he had dropped, "a dictionary of drugs and such things.
They all went in, the housekeeper with them, and found more than a hundred volumes of big books very well bound, and some other small ones.
It was also interesting to note how many big books some of them had studied, and how many high-sounding subjects some of them claimed to have mastered.