Unformatted text preview: dumping it in the crack in the floor to get rid of it. Then one day Peter came along and seemed real interested in it so I gave it to him. Peter then got real and started to trash the place so Aunt Polly came in and asked me what I did. I told her nothing but she saw the teaspoon and wrapped me on the head with a thimble. Then she asked “Now, sir, what did you want to treat that poor dumb beast so for?” and I told her I did out of pity didn’t have a aunt she wanted to know what that had to do with it and I said “Heaps. Because if he’d a had one she’d a burnt him out herself! She’d a roasted his bowels out of him ‘thought any more feeling than if he was a human!” Then she felt sorry for me and left....
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This note was uploaded on 02/03/2011 for the course ENGLISH 14231 taught by Professor Bissett during the Spring '11 term at DeVry Plano.
- Spring '11