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Presently the rats came back and set to work to make him into a dumpling. First they smeared him with butter, and then they rolled
him in the dough.
"Will not the string be very indigestible, Anna Maria?" inquired
Samuel Whiskers.
Anna Maria said she thought that it was of no consequence; but she
wished that Tom Kitten would hold his head still, as it disarranged
the pastry. She laid hold of his ears.