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The Young Berringtons: The Boy Explorers
I wonder what sort of fellows these English cousins of ours will turn out? exclaimed Harry Berrington, as he rode up alongside his elder brother Paul. Judging by their photographs, which Uncle Frank sent us out last year, I have an idea that they are mighty fine young gentlemen, who will be apt to turn up their noses at us colonial corn-stalks. Hector and Reginald are good-looking fellows, I should think, and wear fine clothes but beyond thatwhether they are dark or fair, have blue eyes and pink cheeks, or whether they can ride, and shoot, swim, and play cricket, or can only dance and sing, or draw, or suchlike girlish thingsI have not the slightest notion, answered Paul. We shall, however, soon know; for, according to the letter father got yesterday their ship ought to reach Moreton Bay in the course of three or four weeks; and I hope that I may have the chance of going down to Ipswich to meet them. ......Buy Now (To Read More)
Ebook Number: 25524
Author: Kingston, William Henry Giles
Release Date: May 19, 2008
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