dal recognized the ship's design and insignia even before the signals came in, and could hardly contain his excitement.
dal will stop with his mother, I suppose, and try to keep her.
"It was too late to change my mind then," dal said desperately.
“You must take it, and contrive to get away from here, dal,” said Abel suddenly.
Six months were spent in this wearisome travelling when, at the end of that period, he reached the capital of Sahasra dal.
dal says he asked 'em, and he says they says, 'Well, why not?
dal sat silently, rubbing Fuzzy between the eyes and watching the two Earthmen.
Has dal been having something beyond the common in the way of adventures?
Fuzzy huddled on dal's shoulder as if he could sense his master's excitement.
Besides, dal explains that Leopold is a young man who dominates all around him.
1690s, from Hindi dal "split pulse," from Sanskrit dala, from dal "to split."