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By L. Frank Baum

In addition to writing The Wizard of oz., L Frank Baum additionally wrote many different tales, akin to this excellent selection of fairy stories. nonetheless as stress-free this present day as once they have been written, this excellent assortment will pride all readers.

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Possibly in the entire global you couldn't locate 3 males extra depraved than those that now stand before you. ” “‘Tis so,” acknowledged the fats guy, approvingly. “But you shouldn’t be so wicked,” stated the lady; “it’s - it’s - naughty! ” Victor solid down his eyes and blushed. “Naughty! ” gasped Beni, with a horrified glance. “‘Tis a difficult word,” acknowledged Luigi, unfortunately, and buried his face in his palms. “I little thought,” murmured Victor, in a voice damaged via emotion, “ever to be so reviled - and by way of a girl! but, probably you spoke thoughtlessly. you want to examine, pass over, that our wickedness has an excuse. for the way are we to be bandits, enable me ask, until we're depraved? ” Martha was once questioned and shook her head, thoughtfully. Then she remembered whatever. “You can’t stay bandits any longer,” acknowledged she, “because you're now in the United States. ” “America! ” cried the 3, jointly. “Certainly. you're on Prairie road, in Chicago. Uncle Walter despatched you right here from Italy during this chest. ” The bandits appeared significantly bewildered via this statement. Lugui sat down on an outdated chair with a damaged rocker and wiped his brow with a yellow silk handkerchief. Beni and Victor fell again upon the chest and checked out her with faded faces and staring eyes. while he had just a little recovered himself Victor spoke. “Your Uncle Walter has vastly wronged us,” he stated, reproachfully. “He has taken us from our liked Italy, the place bandits are hugely revered, and taken us to an odd nation the place we will no longer understand whom to rob or how a lot to invite for a ransom. ” “‘Tis so! ” stated the fats guy, slapping his leg sharply. “And we had gained such wonderful reputations in Italy! ” acknowledged Beni, regretfully. “Perhaps Uncle Walter desired to reform you,” advised Martha. “Are there, then, no bandits in Chicago? ” requested Victor. “Well,” spoke back the lady, blushing in her flip, “we don't name them bandits. ” “Then what lets do for a dwelling? ” inquired Beni, despairingly. “A good deal should be performed in a tremendous American city,” stated the kid. “My father is a legal professional” (the bandits shuddered), “and my mother’s cousin is a police inspector. ” “Ah,” stated Victor, “that is an efficient employment. The police must be inspected, in particular in Italy. ” “Everywhere! ” further Beni. “Then you may do different things,” endured Martha, encouragingly. “You can be motor males on trolley vehicles, or clerks in a division shop. a few humans even turn into aldermen to generate profits. ” The bandits shook their heads unfortunately. “We aren't geared up for such work,” stated Victor. “Our enterprise is to rob. ” Martha attempted to imagine. “It is quite tough to get positions within the fuel office,” she acknowledged, “but you may turn into politicians. ” “No! ” cried Beni, with unexpected fierceness; “we mustn't ever abandon our excessive calling. Bandits we've consistently been, and bandits we needs to stay! ” “‘Tis so! ” agreed the fats guy. “Even in Chicago there needs to be humans to rob,” remarked Victor, with cheerfulness. Martha used to be distressed. “I imagine they've got all been robbed,” she objected. “Then we will be able to rob the robbers, for we've got adventure and ability past the ordinary,” acknowledged Beni.

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