The toads were all freed, and were beautiful King's children, running about for joy.
Little green toad with leg like crook, Open wide the door, and look Who it was the latch that shook.
Little green toad whose leg doth twist, Go to the corner of which you wist, And bring to me the large old kist.
Tickling a fat toad
who is not highly sensitive is an amusement that it is possible to exhaust, and Tom by and by began to look round for some other mode of passing the time.
I don't say there are not toads
in the dungeons," replied Baisemeaux.
Yet with this high temperature, almost every beetle, several genera of spiders, snails, and land-shells, toads and lizards were all lying torpid beneath stones.
Amongst the Batrachian reptiles, I found only one little toad (Phryniscus nigricans), which was most singular from its colour.
that the comestible known as toad
-in-a-hole is really not a toad
Lecount; they were tenderly interested in everything she looked at -- in Magdalen, in the toad on the rock-work, in the back-yard view from the window; in her own plump fair hands, -- which she rubbed softly one over the other while she spoke; in her own pretty cambric chemisette, which she had a habit of looking at complacently while she listened to others.
For want of a nobler object to attack, it took the direction of the toad.
All the Subjects died but this quiet little fellow -- this nice little toad.
, likewise, lives and feels, and is equally helpless and harmless; but though she would not hurt a toad
, she cannot love it like the bird, with its graceful form, soft feathers, and bright, speaking eyes.