Each pan he carried down to the water to wash, and as he went higher up the hill the pans grew richer, until he began to save the gold in an empty baking-powder can which he carried carelessly in his hip-pocket.
He dug deep, and he dug shallow, filling and washing a dozen pans, and was unrewarded even by the tiniest golden speck.
The hot pan has melted and sunk in the snow perhaps," said Fanny, digging into the drift where it was left.
Go to bed, Maudie, and look under your pillow when you get there," was the oracular reply that came down to them, as Tom's door closed after a jubilant solo on the tin pan.
In the meantime, and from the day he washed seven hundred dollars from a single pan and squatted over it and thought a long thought, he never again touched hand to pick and shovel.
When I seen them seven hundred dollars in the bottom of the pan, I knew I had the seed at last.
Poor little Peter Pan, he sat down and cried, and even then he did not know that, for a bird, he was sitting on his wrong part.
to the bird that flies away with the big crust, you know now that you ought not to do this, for he is very likely taking it to Peter Pan.
She went up to the pan, to the great astonishment of the cook, who stood motionless at the sight of her.
When they had spoken the girl upset the pan, and entered the opening in the wall, which at once closed, and appeared the same as before.
Most of all," Hook was saying passionately, "I want their captain, Peter Pan.
I want Peter Pan, who first gave the brute its taste for me.