Heedless of all which, the nurseling took to his spoon-meat, and throve.
If the mother is not strong her nurseling will sometimes thrive better upon artificial food than on its natural nourishment.
The pile of honey laboriously gathered by the mother will not even be broken in upon by the nurseling for which it was intended.
But, if we trust Buchanan, she was always wandering about with Mary, while the nurseling was elsewhere.
Bloom stays with nurse a thought to send a kind word to happy mother and nurseling up there.
Would she be guilty of such inconceivable maternal aberration as to leave her nurseling without nourishment?
In a little while, the Oryctes is a noisome mass on which the nurseling lies poisoned.
I must also be careful of its legs and mandibles, the least touch of which would rip open the nurseling.
I give the nurseling, which is an Anthrax-eater, a young Phaneroptera.