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Tom Kitten was very fat, and he had grown; several buttons burst off. His mother sewed them on again.
When the three kittens were ready, Mrs. Tabitha unwisely turned them out into the garden, to be out of the way while she made hot
buttered toast.
"Now keep your frocks clean, children! You must walk on your hind
legs. Keep away from the dirty ash-pit, and from Sally Henny
Penny, and from the pig-stye and the Puddle-Ducks."