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The gentleman raised his eyes above his newspaper and looked
curiously at JemimaŚ
"Madam, have you lost your way?" said he. He had a long bushy tail which he was sitting upon, as the stump was somewhat damp.
Jemima thought him mighty civil and handsome. She explained that she had not lost her way, but that she was trying to find a
convenient dry nesting-place.