you will go to a nice house where there will be a lot of little girls and you will play together.
once on a dark winter's day,when the yellow fog hung so thick and heavy in the streets of London that the lamps were lighted and the shop windows blazed with gas as they do at night, an odd looking girl sat in cab with her father and was driven rather slowly through the big thoroughfares. Captain Crew send his daughter to Miss Minchin, Select Seminary For Young Ladies.
but you will not have to stay for a very long time, little Sara.
couldn't you go to that place with me, papa?
couldn't you go to school, too? i would help you with you lesson.
i don't like it,Papa. But then i dare say soldiers-even brave ones-don't really like going into battle
oh little Sara. What sall I do when I have no one to say solemn things to me? no one else as solemn as you are.