Then he went back and said to Gretel: 'Be comforted, dear little sister
, and sleep in peace, God will not forsake us,' and he lay down again in his bed.
Her brothers were not less delighted than she to see their little sister
again, but their joy did not last long.
Could this be his little sister
come back to him in a dream-- his little sister
whom he had carried about in his arms for a year before she died, when he was a small boy without shoes or stockings?
I am all alone, and I'd be thankful even for a little sister
He had now to take care of his little sister
Augusta, who was much younger than himself, and he was, besides, to learn his lesson at the same time; but these two things would not do together at all.
The little sister
, whom they called Yulka (Julka), was fair, and seemed mild and obedient.
My little sister
is among them, but she is changed.'
"If I did you wouldn't understand me, sweet little sister
," rejoined aggravating Dan.
He thought this sister of Tulliver's seemed a nice little thing, quite unlike her brother; he wished he had a little sister
. What was it, he wondered, that made Maggie's dark eyes remind him of the stories about princesses being turned into animals?
Pandora remarked also that she wanted to show her little sister
everything while she was comparatively unformed ("comparatively!" he mutely gasped); remarkable sights made so much more impression when the mind was fresh: she had read something of that sort somewhere in Goethe.
I forthwith expressed that the proper as well as the pleasant and friendly thing would be therefore that on the arrival of the public conveyance I should be in waiting for him with his little sister
; an idea in which Mrs.
"I love you, too," answered the Fairy, "and if you wish to stay with me, you may be my little brother and I'll be your good little sister