The babe sat on the floor watching the scene, his face in contortions like that of a woman at a tragedy.
The babe crawled under the table and, turning, peered out cautiously.
The babe was staring out from under the table, his small face working in his excitement.
The babe sat with his feet dangling high from a precarious infant chair and gorged his small stomach.
should I kill my own child that its life might be given for the life of the babe of Baleka?
If you allow any to enter, or if you speak a word, then my medicine will not work and the babe will be dead indeed.
But round the throat of the still-born babe I tied a string of fibre as though I had strangled it, and wrapped it loosely in a piece of matting.
I can't imagine a babe
doing a family wash with ANY soap," answered Rebecca; "but it must be true or they would never dare to print it, so don't let's bother.
With the death of the babe his fit of demoniacal rage passed as suddenly as it had seized him.
Inside the den they saw the strange white ape lying half across a table, his head buried in his arms; and on the bed lay a figure covered by a sailcloth, while from a tiny rustic cradle came the plaintive wailing of a babe.
Kala had not once come to earth with her little adopted babe, but now Kerchak called to her to descend with the rest, and as there was no note of anger in his voice she dropped lightly from branch to branch and joined the others on their homeward march.
That little babe
hath been gifted with a voice, to second and confirm the counsel which thou hast heard.