[DWJ] Widdy's Subjects

Hallie O'Donovan hallieod at indigo.ie
Wed Jun 20 07:02:00 EDT 2007


>--- Sally Odgers <sodgers at iinet.net.au> wrote:
>
>>  "Eels, what are eels? Fish I think, or are they reptiles... Anyway,
>>  just
>>  part of natural history."
>
>Arthur Ransome, Secret Water. I think it's Daisy speaking.
>
>>  "It's an evil, no a weevil. Well, what's that?"
>
>C.S. Lewis, The Magician's Nephew.
>
>>  And, who was the girl who kept her eventual husband alive by talking
>>  to him
>>  about manure and drainage?
>
>This a ringing a very loud bell, but I can't remember any names! Can
>someone put me out of my misery?

That's Kate in The Perilous Gard!  I'm missing bits and pieces of 
threads but saw this...

Hallie




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