We have searched so thoroughly that even if fixie had put it somewhere we would have found it.
He came creeping in very quietly—when was fixie anything but quiet?
"I could keep them for fixie when he comes back," was the thought in her mind.
But just then fixie moved a little and whispered something in his sleep.
And oh, Rosy, fixie wants so to know if he may have your beads this afternoon, just to hold in his hand and look at.
fixie must love her as much or better than anybody—he must be all hers, or else she would not love him at all.
But she did not do so,—she lay still again, and she was glad she had, for poor fixie stopped in his talking to pat her softly.
fixie's face grew red, and the corners of his mouth went down.
"I only went to fetch the beads for fixie," she said, her voice trembling.
"I'll go in and read to fixie," she then decided, and she made her way to the house.