His face is broad and red, his shiny fat cheeks almost as prominent as his stumpy nose, likewise red and shiny.
Flapping his stumpy wings he cried incessantly, "I'll fly, by God, I'll fly!"
By nine o'clock Leopold was fast asleep, for he and stumpy had arranged to try the mackerel again the next morning.
"I wouldn't leave it here a day longer, if I were you, Le," said stumpy.
The only thing Tom feared on any number of legs, from centipedes to men, was stumpy.
But they say stumpy was with young Bennington when he found the money.
The little woman's stumpy white fingers were very motherly, touching Grey's forehead.
"If my mother was only here, she could tell you all about that," said stumpy.
I willingly complied, though certainly so stumpy a needle as mine never took such gigantic strides over calico before.
"We are willing to believe all you say, stumpy," said the landlord.