Advise if this be worth Attempting, or to sit in darkness here Hatching
As if it wasn't trouble enough hatching
the eggs,' said the Pigeon; `but I must be on the look-out for serpents night and day
Rebeccah Puddle-duck, was perfectly willing to leave the hatching
to some one else --"I have not the patience to sit on a nest for twenty-eight days; and no more have you, Jemima.
So far is it from the ordinary habits of mankind to calculate the importance of events in their elementary principles, that had the first colonists of our country ever intimated as a part of their designs the project of founding a great and mighty nation, the finger of scorn would have pointed them to the cells of Bedlam as an abode more suitable for hatching
vain empires than the solitude of a transatlantic desert.
But if there be a whole nest of you hatching
here by the waterside, cluck out the other chicks and I'll make shift to fight them all.
I had seen that the eggs were in the process of hatching
, and as I stood watching the hideous little monsters break from their shells I failed to note the approach of a score of full-grown Martians from behind me.
That night we rested and nursed our anger, for Jove was hatching
mischief against us.
Go to England, join the king, be his friends, protectors, march to battle at his side, and be near him in his house, where conspiracies, more dangerous than the perils of war, are hatching
But Juno, when she saw him, knew that he and the old merman's daughter, silver-footed Thetis, had been hatching
mischief, so she at once began to upbraid him.
Beware, my friend, for this is a plot we are hatching
But we're hatching
out drones with workers' stomachs; workers with drones' stomachs; and albinoes and mixed-leggers who can't pack pollen--like that poor little beast yonder.
Sixteen miles south another neighbor had some potatoes to exchange for a hatching