“The first man had his three wishes. I don’t know what the first two were, but the third was for death. That’s how I got the paw.”
Better let it burn
If you don’t want it, Morris, give it to me.
Without, the night was cold and wet, but in the small parlor of Laburnum Villa the blinds were drawn and the fire burned brightly. (wide camera shot) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=itPtO4EaEXU
His three listeners leaned forward eagerly. The visitor absent mindedly put his empty glass to his lips and then set it down again. His host filled it for him. (wide camera shot)
we could pay off the house
come on dad, wish!
He took the paw, and dangling it between his forefinger and thumb, suddenly threw it upon the fire. (close up camera shot)
i wish for 200£
White, with a slight cry, stooped down and snatched it off. (close up camera shot)
His father, smiling shamefacedly at his own credulity,held up the talisman, as his son, with a solemn face, somewhat marred by a wink at his mother, sat down at the piano and struck a few impressive chords. (wide camera shot)
“It moved,” he cried, with a glance of disgust at the object as it lay on the floor. “As I wished, it twisted in my hand like a snake.” (close up camera shot)