"Do no people at all live in these parts?" the Doctor asked the snake.
"The Doctor patted him on the shoulder"
And while Quip had been waiting for this letter to be written he had filled in the time at Puddleby by gossiping with all the starlings and blackbirds in the Doctor's garden about the wonderful new Animals' post office on the island of No-Man's-Land. And pretty soon every creature in and around Puddleby had got to hear of it.
"There isn't any other place I like as well,拳王📩" said Mudface. "It's so hard to find a country where you're not disturbed these days."
"'Jumping Cheese!' I cried. 'Dye me black!'
"Let's 'ope it 'asn't many verses,拳王😂" grumbled Cheapside,创世纪🍋 sleepily putting his head under his wing.
"Jip,拳王🎦 it's a Quiffenodochus,结局🌿 as sure as I'm alive!""'I am the oldest rat in the town and I know a great deal. But,结局◼ tell me,创世纪🚏 why do you come here into the dyeing shed?'
"Oh,创世纪🌲 no,拳王👀" said the Doctor,创世纪📖 "thank you. I have a house and garden."
Such a roaring trade was done in this way that the King set the stamp printing presses to work more busily than ever,创世纪📬 so that a whole new set of Fantippo stamps should be ready for sale by the time the same ship called again on her way home to England.
They took John Dolittle all over the lighthouse to see the workings of it. And outside they showed him with great pride the tiny garden of tomatoes and nasturtiums which they had planted near the foot of the tower.THE SWIFTEST MAIL IN THE WORLD
"Well,拳王📤 for a while our plan worked splendidly. The beggar sold the things that we got in payment from the dogs and he had money to live on.