Little Yellow Wang-lo

Author: M.C. Bell
Language: English
Wordcount: 2,636 / 15 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 55.5
LoC Category: PZ
Downloads: 243
Added to site: 2007.11.13
mnybks.net#: 19015
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into his best coat, hat and shoes, and, jumping into the boat, rowed quickly to land.

He soon sold all his fat ducks in one corner of the market.

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So then he went to another corner where the pigs were sold, and after looking at several pigs--black pigs, white pigs, red pigs, and spotted pigs--he chose a little black pig that had white feet; he tied a string to one of its legs and started off for home.

But the little pig had a will of his own, and would not go the way little Yellow Wang-lo wanted. So little Yellow Wang-lo got a stick and beat the pig, and the pig began to pull and pull at the string, and the more little Wang-lo beat him the more he squealed and the faster he ran right through the town, away from the river out into the country.

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The poor little boy was not used to running, and he soon got very tired and hot; but

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