After a long drive among the surrounding plantations, we returned to the bungalow in time to dress for dinner, and had barely seated ourselves at the table, which was waited upon by Hindoo servants in white linen, when a babel of angry barks and shrill trumpeting rose outside.
Rushing to the windows we saw Toby circling round and round his tree in a vain attempt to get hold of a brown and white dog who was retreating backward with an agility that kept him out of danger.
Toby was in dead earnest, while the dog evidently thought the affair a huge joke.
Several of the servants had already rushed out of the bungalow, but before they could reach the spot Toby had come to the end of his tether. Not having sense eno(...)".
Book year: 2013
Book pages: 7
Book language: en
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File type: epub
Published: 07 October 2020 - 22:00
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