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Dramatic Reader for Lower Grades

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Published: 1911
Language: English
Wordcount: 25,124 / 82 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 101.1
LoC Category: PZ
Downloads: 881
Added to site: 2009.01.11
mnybks.net#: 23100
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genres: Young Readers, Drama
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my bed.

[Illustration]

Goldilocks (waking and frightened). Oh, see the three Bears. Come, Dollie, let us jump out of the window. [Runs away.]

Mother Bear. The little girl has gone, dear. Now you must go to sleep.


THE BIRD WITH THE BROKEN WING

PERSONS IN THE PLAY--THE BIRD, THE OAK TREE, THE MAPLE, THE WILLOW, THE SPRUCE, THE PINE, THE JUNIPER, THE FOREST FAIRY, JACK FROST

SCENE I.--In the Woods

The Oak. See that flock of birds coming! The winter is near and they are flying south.

The Maple. I hope they will not light on my branches; I like to keep my leaves in order.

The Willow. So many birds will break my tender twigs. I am sure I do not want them either. Here they come!

[The birds fly over the trees.]

Little Bird. Oh, I can fly no farther! My wing is broken and I cannot hold it up. I am so tired and cold and hungry! I must rest to-night i

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