North American (General)
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I wonder Luethi that was her pet name for her nurse. What pigeon's eggs taste like, she said as she was eating her egg. Not quite a common one, for they always picked out the pinky ones for her. We'll get you a pigeon's egg. New shall judge for yourself, said the nurse. Oh no, no, returned Irene, suddenly reflecting, they might disturb the old lady in getting in. And even if they did not, she would have one less and consequence. What a strange creature you are, said the nurse. First toe. Want a thing and then to refuse it. But she did not say it crossly, and the princess never minded any remarks that were not unfriendly. Well, you see, Luti, there are reasons. She returned and said no more, for she did not want to bring up the subject of their former strife, lest her nurse should offer to go before she had had her grandmother's permission to bring her. Of course, she could refuse to take her, but then she would believe her less than ever