CHICKEN


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CHICKEN[not an acronym] Military code word for Low Fuel State Requiring Urgent Tanker Support
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Later in the day, he chanced upon another stray chicken near the stables.
Then he ran after him with the knife still in his hand, crying: 'Just one, just one,' meaning that the guest should leave him just one chicken, and not take both.
It was the owner of the field, who was coming on tiptoes to see if, by chance, he had caught the Weasels which had been eating his chickens.
Then they had to go into the back rooms occupied by Billina's nine Dorothys and two Daniels, who were all plump yellow chickens and greeted the visitors very politely.
The chicken crept through the pales of the coop and ran, with some show of liveliness, to her feet; while Chanticleer and the ladies of his household regarded her with queer, sidelong glances, and then croaked one to another, as if communicating their sage opinions of her character.
Had Steward commanded him to forego the chicken bone after it was in the corner, he would have served him by foregoing.
Sartin, sartin, Mas'r George; you go 'long, and I'll get ye up a bit o' chicken, or some sich; ye won't have many more suppers wid yer poor old aunty.
They were named after you, my dear," continued the Yellow Hen, "so I wanted all my chickens to wear your picture.
Why, I thought it was CHICKEN you wanted when folks brought you jelly," she said.
She kept tight hold of the stout slats and as soon as she could get the water out of her eyes she saw that the wind had ripped the cover from the coop, and the poor chickens were fluttering away in every direction, being blown by the wind until they looked like feather dusters without handles.
Indeed, half a dozen chickens and a fine cock were walking about, flapping their wings and chattering.
We found the chickens asleep; perhaps they thought night had come to stay.