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"How fast Duchess is eating!" thought Ribby to herself, as she
buttered her fifth muffin.
The pie-dish was emptying rapidly! Duchess had had four helps already, and was fumbling with the spoon. "A little more bacon, my
dear Duchess?" said Ribby.
"Thank you, my dear Ribby; I was only feeling for the patty-pan."