And to Dab-Dab's horror,解释😘 the Doctor tore a clean piece off the farmer's letter,行者🍧 scribbled a reply,使徒🍀 wrapped the pearl up in it and handed it to the swallow.
Instead,行者🆙 when at last he reappeared wet and shining in the moonlight,使徒😭 he had a carved stone window-sill on his back which must have weighed over a ton.
"'I was looking for food,解释💀' I said.
"Come on,使徒➗" he cried. "We must find the kitchen. That canary will know where the matches are kept. Find the kitchen!"
"But when the sailors saw a great flock of land birds passing over the ship going southwest instead of west,行者🔗 they took new heart,使徒🌿 for they were sure land must lie not far to the southwestward.
"With a howl of superstitious fright,行者📬 he called out to his men that he had been stuck by the devil. And they all ran across the country like wildfire and I was never hunted or bothered by them again."
"You sound bitter,行者👐" said the Doctor. "Did King Mashtu do you any harm?""Great heavens!" the Doctor exclaimed. "You don't say!"
"My word!" the Doctor murmured in a quiet voice. "Here one could almost believe that the Flood was not over yet!"
"Pardon me,解释🔶 but is there much more of you outside still?" asked the Doctor.
"I see,行者🍧" said the Doctor. "But the storms,行者🚚 what do you do in them to keep yourselves safe?"
"Balls of pink putty would suit them just as well,行者🆚" snorted Dab-Dab.