There was once upon a time an old goat who had seven little kids, and loved them with all the love of a mother for her children.
'Open the door, dear children; your mother is here, and has brought something back with her for each of you.' But the little kids knew that it was the wolf, by the rough voice.
Now, at the sound of the kid
's bleat, all the well remembered thrills recurred.
I see you are accustomed to wearing kid
gloves--but some gentlemen are so awkward about putting them on."
He looked down upon the frightened, bleating kid
, advertising, in its fear and its innocence, its presence and its helplessness.
However, I altered my traps; and not to trouble you with particulars, going one morning to see my traps, I found in one of them a large old he-goat; and in one of the others three kids
, a male and two females.
Meanwhile his comrades had prepared the repast, had got some water from a spring, spread out the fruit and bread, and cooked the kid
. Just at the moment when they were taking the dainty animal from the spit, they saw Edmond springing with the boldness of a chamois from rock to rock, and they fired the signal agreed upon.
Roberts was captain of one outfit, and once, after a fight, they took a lot of prisoners--squaws, an' kids
As she said this she looked down at her hands, and was surprised to see that she had put on one of the Rabbit's little white kid
gloves while she was talking.
"You go on an' look for the vife an' kid
," he said.
Now as I ran I met a girl; a basket of mealies was on her head, and she bore a dead kid
in her hand.
But the Butcher turned nervous, and dressed himself fine, With yellow kid
gloves and a ruff-- Said he felt it exactly like going to dine, Which the Bellman declared was all "stuff."