"The light's too bad,德拉🚠" grumbled the gunners. "Who could hit anything two miles away in this rotten light?"
The Doctor told his pet he could be very proud of himself. For he was surely the only mouse in the world that ever won a war.
"Great heavens,德拉🐖 Doctor,朱苏🔴 I've gained an ounce! I'll never be able to fly in the races again. Look,朱苏⚓ it says four and a half ounces!"
"I suspect,朱苏🐖" said Speedy,朱苏💳 "that you'll find most of the letters will be written to you,德拉🎐 Doctor. I've met birds all over creation who wanted to know what you looked like,德拉✌ what you ate for breakfast and all sorts of silly things about you.""Well,德拉🈯" said the Jay,朱苏🙊 "the story was handed down to me by my mother,德拉🅾 who heard it from my grandmother,德拉📙 who got it from my great-grandmother,朱苏⌛ and so on,德拉🍉 way back to an ancestor of ours who lived in America in the fifteenth century. Our kind of birds in those days did not come across to this side of the Atlantic,朱苏🚯 neither summer nor winter. We used to spend from March to September in the Bermudas and the rest of the year in Venezuela. And when we made the autumn journey south we used to stop at the Bahama Islands to rest on the way.
"'Awful little,朱苏📲' said the beggar. 'I've taken only twopence the whole day. I suppose the truth is I don't draw good enough.'
"'Who is your master?' I said. 'Anybody would think you were going to paint the portrait yourself.'