By P. G. Wodehouse
During this assortment from the grasp, P. G. Wodehouse brings jointly a few of his oldest pals for a celebration: The fats of the Land (Freddie Widgeon); Scratch guy (The Oldest Member); the proper technique (Mr Mulliner); Jeeves Makes An Omelette, The observe In Season (Bingo Little); giant company (Mr Mulliner); depart It To Algy (Bingo Little); pleasure Bells For Walter (Golf story); A Tithe For Charity (Ukridge); Oofy, Freddie and the meat belief (Freddie Widgeon).
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Extra resources for A Few Quick Ones (Jeeves, Book 11.5)
Uncle Shaw and Major Scholar had not said Jill and Marcy could not go too, so they were very much there, and also Aunt Abby and Mrs. Scholar. But along the beds of vegetation there was no whirling tonight. Had—had she dreamed it, Jill began to wonder apprehensively. And what would Uncle Shaw, Major Scholar, say when no invisibles came? Then—just as it had shot into her mind last night from the despairing captive in the pan—she knew! “They won’t come,” she said with conviction. ” She pointed to the net, the big kettle of water they had waiting.
She was beginning to be impatient. The important thing was to stop the Williamses, not worry over what happened last night. “Not talked exactly, it made me feel bad just like it was feeling, just as if I were caught where a breather broke down. ” She nodded. “Yes, it needed water awfully bad. It was flopping around in the pan I put down for Ulysses. Then I got the kettle for it, but that wasn’t enough either—it needed the lake. When I brought it down—there was all that tearing at the weeds—big patches pulled loose and sunk.
She was away before Jill could move and the black cat flashed into the room and under Jill’s bed as if he feared his find would be taken from him. They could hear him growling softly and both girls hung over the side trying to look, finally rolling off on the floor. ” demanded Marcy. “Let’s see now—“ But though Ulysses was crouched growling, and he had certainly had something in his mouth when Marcy let him in, there was nothing at all except his own black form now to be seen. ” Marcy was as surprised as Jill.
A Few Quick Ones (Jeeves, Book 11.5) by P. G. Wodehouse