No, let's take him in and dry him. Perhaps he isn't really dead.
Here's a dead mongoose. Let's have a funeral.
Nagaina: So long as the bungalow is empty, we are king and queen of the garden: and remember that as soon as our eggs in the melon bed hatch (as they may tomorrow), our children will need room and quiet.
Nag: I will go, but there is no need that we should hunt for Rikki Tikki afterward.
It is all over, the widow will never come out again.
A high summer flood washed Rikki-Tikki Tavi into the middle of a families garden.
Nag snuck into the families bathroom so that in the morning, he could kill them all.
Rikki Tikki has defeated Nagaina underground where her husband and her used to live. Darzee is very surprised.