Beth was worried by the confusion of her closet and the difficulty of learning three or four songs at once, and Amy deeply regretted the damage done her frock, for Katy Brown's party was to be the next day and now like Flora
McFlimsey, she had `nothing to wear'.
One day she bit James in the arm and made it bleed, and so Miss Flora
and Miss Jessie, who are very fond of me, were afraid to come into the stable.
Now Morn her rosie steps in th' Eastern Clime Advancing, sow'd the Earth with Orient Pearle, When ADAM wak't, so customd, for his sleep Was Aerie light, from pure digestion bred, And temperat vapors bland, which th' only sound Of leaves and fuming rills, AURORA's fan, Lightly dispers'd, and the shrill Matin Song Of Birds on every bough; so much the more His wonder was to find unwak'nd EVE With Tresses discompos'd, and glowing Cheek, As through unquiet rest: he on his side Leaning half-rais'd, with looks of cordial Love Hung over her enamour'd, and beheld Beautie, which whether waking or asleep, Shot forth peculiar Graces; then with voice Milde, as when ZEPHYRUS on FLORA
breathes, Her hand soft touching, whisperd thus.
Why, every school boy on Barsoom knows the geography, and much concerning the fauna and flora
, as well as the history of your planet fully as well as of his own.
At the captain's door the girl held out her hand, with a certain emphasis; and John took it and kept it a little longer, and said, 'Good-night, Flora
, dear,' and was instantly thrown into much fear by his presumption.
The submarine flora
struck me as being very perfect, and richer even than it would have been in the arctic or tropical zones, where these productions are not so plentiful.
Never had Flora
, the fresh and smiling goddess of gardeners, been honored with a purer or more scrupulous worship than that which was paid to her in this little enclosure.
By the bye, Flora
Ross was dying for Henry the first winter she came out.
That Miss Flora
Millar, the lady who had caused the disturbance, has actually been arrested.
Now we learn what patient periods must round themselves before the rock is formed; then before the rock is broken, and the first lichen race has disintegrated the thinnest external plate into soil, and opened the door for the remote Flora
, Fauna, Ceres, and Pomona to come in.
They were in the midst of the country of the Moon, and there they collected some precious documents concerning the manners, government, religion, fauna, and flora
of the region.
Also a few pages might have been given up profitably to the consideration of the indigenous flora
and fauna of Kukuanaland.