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Pretty Tales for the Nursery

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Author: Isabel Thompson
Language: English
Wordcount: 10,604 / 33 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 96.2
LoC Category: PZ
Downloads: 456
Added to site: 2008.05.15
mnybks.net#: 20896
Origin: gutenberg.org
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and she was very kind, and she said, "I think it would be better to stuff the beds with wool." The little girls said, "Yes, give us some bran, if you please, nurse. We have not any wool, and we do not want to wait till we can get some, for we do not like our dolls to sit up all night."

For a long time after this, Lucy and Kate played with their dolls, and the pretty house, and every night they took off the silk frocks, and put on the white caps and the night-gowns, and laid each doll in its own little bed. And then they shut the door of the house. But one night they were in a hurry, for their aunt was come to see them, and they did not shut the door quite fast.

The next day, when play-time came, the little girls went into the room where all their toys were kept. Kate went up to the corner where the dolls' house stood, for they had a place for everything, and tried to keep everything in its place. But the door of the house stood open, and as soon as Kate looked in, she called for Lucy in great

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