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I wonder how the books authors can keep it up. What really happened was that we were all eating black currants in the orchard, out of a cabbage leaf, and Alice said I say, look here, let s do something. It s simply silly to waste a day like this. It s just on eleven. Come on And Oswald said, Where to This was the beginning of it. The moat that is all round our house is fed by streams. One of them is a sort of open overflow pipe from a good sized stream that flows at the other side of the orchard. 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The banister rails of the stairs were excellent for sliding down, and in the corners of the landings were big alcoves that had once held graceful statues, and now quite often held the graceful forms of Cyril, Robert, Anthea, and Jane. One day Cyril and Robert in tight white underclothing had spent a pleasant hour in reproducing the attitudes of statues seen either in the British Museum, or in Father s big photograph book. But the show ended abruptly because Robert wanted to be the Venus of Milo, and for this purpose pulled at the sheet which served for drapery at the very moment when Cyril, looking really quite like the Discobolos with a gold and white saucer for the disc was standing on one foot, and under that one foot was the sheet. 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O. had lost one of his garters and wouldn t let Alice tie it up with her handkerchief, which the gentle sister was quite willing to do. So it was a rather gloomy expedition that set off that bright sunny day to seek the source of the river where Cleopatra sailed in Shakespeare or the frozen plains Mr Nansen wrote that big book about. But the balmy calm of peaceful Nature soon made the others less cross Oswald had not been cross exactly but only disinclined to do anything the others wanted and by the time we had followed the stream a little way, and had seen a water rat and shied a stone or two at him, harmony was half face protective mask colorado springs restored. We did not hit the rat. You will understand that we were not the sort of people to have lived so long near a stream without plumbing its depths. Indeed it was the same stream the sheep took its daring jump into the day we had the circus. And of course we had often paddled in it in the shallower parts. But now our hearts were set on exploring. At least they ought to have been, but when we got to the place where the stream goes under a wooden sheep bridge, Dicky cried, A camp a camp and we were all glad to sit down at once. Not at all like real explorers, who know no rest, day or night, till they have got there whether it s the North Pole, or the central point of the part marked Desert of Sahara on old fashioned maps. The food supplies obtained by various members were good and plenty of it. Cake, hard eggs, sausage rolls, currants, lemon cheese cakes, raisins, and cold apple dumplings. It was all very decent, but Oswald could not help feeling that the source of the Nile or North Pole was a long way off, and perhaps nothing much when you got there. 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But if they know I have told you they will kill me. In the insidest inside there is a stone box, and in it there is the Amulet. None knows whence it came. It came from very far away. Have you seen it asked Anthea. The girl nodded. Is it anything like this asked Jane, rashly producing the charm. The girl s face turned a sickly greenish white. Hide it, hide it, she whispered. You must put it back. If they see it they will kill us all. You for taking it, and me for knowing that there was such a thing. Oh, woe woe why did you ever come here Don t be frightened, said Cyril. They shan t know. Jane, don t you be such a little jack ape again that s all. You see what will happen if you do. Now, tell me He turned to the girl, but before he had time to speak the question there was a loud shout, and a man bounded in through the opening in the thorn hedge. Many foes are upon us he sun protection face mask cried. 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