References in classic literature ?
Then the princess ran to the door and opened it, and there she saw the frog, whom she had quite forgotten.
While she was speaking the frog knocked again at the door, and said:
What--would oo like?' he shouted into the ear of the Frog: but the little creature sat quite still, and took no notice of him.
It's the Frogs' Birthday-Treat--and we've lost the Baby!"
So the Prince drank his fill, and then, by the command of the Little Green Frog, he lay down on the grass to rest himself.
Farewell, Prince; I wish you good luck,' and with these words the Little Frog plunged into the water and disappeared.
Two Frogs in the belly of a snake were considering their altered circumstances.
"A new arrival, I see!" said the Frog. "Well, after all there is nothing like mud.
Of toads and frogs there are none: I was surprised at this, considering how well suited for them the temperate and damp upper woods appeared to be.
"It's a she-wolf," Henry whispered back, "an' that accounts for Fatty an' Frog. She's the decoy for the pack.
"Frogs or no frogs, I'm not the editor of a paper and I don't want to defend them; but I am speaking of the unanimity in the intellectual world," said Sergey Ivanovitch, addressing his brother.
Some Frogs frequenting the pool heard his lamentation, and said, "What would you do if you had to live here always as we do, when you make such a fuss about a mere fall into the water?"