A Journal of the Plague Year by Daniel Defoe

By Daniel Defoe

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The pony shook its head up and down and seemed to laugh with amusement. Jody regarded his bruised fingers. ” The two men laughed, somewhat in relief. Carl Tiflin went out of the barn and walked up a side-hill to be by himself, for he was embarrassed, but Billy Buck stayed. It was easier to talk to Billy Buck. ” Billy became professional in tone. “Sure! That is, if you look out for him and break him right. I’ll show you how. He’s just a colt. ” Jody put out his bruised hand again, and this time the red pony let his nose be rubbed.

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