He took hold of the prince’s reins, and said: ‘Dismount, man-child!
And two summers after that came Noda back to us with a man-child in the hollow of her arm.
Finding that it was a man-child, I took advantage of the agony I saw you were in, deeming that my act would never be discovered.
Her production of a man-child was the further and grosser offence.
Woman, who faces death every time she brings a man-child into the world, must henceforth know what is to be done with him.
And presently there is a man-child brought, which forthwith he killeth.
He learnt he was the father of a man-child and that all was well with Amanda.
He took hold of the prince's reins, and said: 'Dismount, man-child!
So had her mother wailed when the Great Spirit took away her first man-child.
He opened up his Noah's Ark of adventures, and entertained the man-child.