In his six years in Paris, Lebovitz transforms himself from a clueless American duckling into a knowing Parisian swan.
The duckling thought one might have a different opinion, but the Hen would not allow it.
From door to door of the ballroom her mother fluttered like a hen with a duckling.
But it would be too sad if I were to tell all the misery and care which the duckling had to bear in the hard winter.
Yes; the ugly one of the family; the duckling, we call her most times.
duckling watched him with a grin upon his ugly face, the lump over his eye not improving the expression, as you may believe.
And so the duckling was admitted on trial for three weeks; but no eggs came.
When nearly dried off the duckling should be dropped into the nursery below the egg-trays.
“I think I will go out into the wide world,” said the duckling.
So the duckling sat alone in a corner, and felt very miserable.