The Little Robber Girl
The Boy Who Cried Wolf
AMERICAN INDIAN STORIES
Animal Sketches And Stories
Blondine Bonne Biche and Beau Minon
BRER RABBIT and HIS NEIGHBORS
CHINESE MOTHER-GOOSE RHYMES
FABLES FOR CHILDREN
FABLES FROM INDIA
FATHER PLAYS AND MOTHER PLAYS
FIRST STORIES FOR VERY LITTLE FOLK
For Classes Ii. And Iii.
For Classes Iv. And V.
For Kindergarten And Class I.
FUN FOR VERY LITTLE FOLK
Good Little Henry
JAPANESE AND OTHER ORIENTAL TALES]
Jean De La Fontaine
King Alexander's Adventures
KINGS AND WARRIORS
LAND AND WATER FAIRIES
Lessons From Nature
LITTLE STORIES that GROW BIG
MODERN FAIRY TALES
MOTHER GOOSE CONTINUED
MOTHER GOOSE JINGLES
MOTHER GOOSE SONGS AND STORIES
Myths And Legends
NEGLECT THE FIRE
ON POPULAR EDUCATION
PLACES AND FAMILIES
Poems Of Nature
RESURRECTION DAY (EASTER)
RHYMES CONCERNING "MOTHER"
RIDING SONGS for FATHER'S KNEE
ROMANCES OF THE MIDDLE AGES
SAINT VALENTINE'S DAY
Selections From The Bible
SLEEPY-TIME SONGS AND STORIES
Some Children's Poets
Songs Of Life
STORIES BY FAVORITE AMERICAN WRITERS
STORIES FOR CHILDREN
STORIES for LITTLE BOYS
STORIES FROM BOTANY
STORIES FROM GREAT BRITAIN
STORIES FROM IRELAND
STORIES FROM PHYSICS
STORIES FROM SCANDINAVIA
STORIES FROM ZOOLOGY
STORIES _for_ LITTLE GIRLS
THE DAYS OF THE WEEK
The King Of The Golden River; Or, The Black Brothers
The Little Grey Mouse
THE OLD FAIRY TALES
The Princess Rosette
THE THREE HERMITS
THE TWO OLD MEN
UNCLES AND AUNTS AND OTHER RELATIVES
VERSES ABOUT FAIRIES
WHAT MEN LIVE BY
WHERE LOVE IS, THERE GOD IS ALSO
JUST AS SHE PLEASED.
from Cinderella The Little Glass Slipper
"Now, children, I am tired of you; I am going down stairs for the
rest of the morning," and Polly started to leave the nursery.
"Put your dolls away before you go," said Nurse, "I don't want
them left in the middle of the floor."
"I won't. I did not put them there." Polly tossed her head and
ran quickly out of the room.
Nurse had baby in her lap and could not run after her.
The little girl went to the kitchen, but cook was cross and said
she would not have Polly bothering her.
Then she went to the library hoping to find her Uncle Edward, but
he was not there.
She wandered from room to room and could find nothing to amuse
She wanted to go back into the nursery, but she had told a lie
when she said she had not put the dolls on the floor, and she was
She felt lonesome and a few tears ran down her face.
At that moment Uncle Edward entered the room, and, seeing the
doleful little face, took her in his arms, tossing her into the
As he did so, he knocked over a vase which fell to the floor,
"Oh! see what you have done," cried Polly.
"I don't care. I sball say I didn't do it," replied Uncle Edward.
"Oh! But that would be a lie," said Polly.
"Well, who put the dolls on the nursery floor?"
"Nurse must have told you. But I am sorry," and Polly began to
"There, there!" said Uncle Edward. "We will go up and tell Nurse
we are sorry."
They went up to the nursery but Nurse and baby had gone and the
dolls were still on the floor.
Polly wanted to play circus and Uncle Edward made believe he was
the elephant and gave the dollies a ride. He kicked so once that
black Diana fell off and broke her neck.
After a while Nurse came in with baby and interrupted the frolic.
When Polly told her she was sorry because she had told a lie,
Nursie said she would forgive her and Polly promised not to do
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