Andrey (azangru) wrote,
Andrey
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"Ahem!" said the Mouse with an important air. "Are you all ready? This is the driest thing I know. Silence all round, if you please! 'William the Conqueror, whose cause was favoured by the pope, was soon submitted to by the English, who wanted leaders, and had been of late much accustomed to usurpation and conquest. Edwin and Morcar, the earls of Mercia and Northumbria—' "
"Ugh!" said the Lory, with a shiver.

Судя по переводам, есть две версии, объясняющие поведение попугайчика Лори: то ли он содрогается от рассказа, то ли он промок (как и все остальные), и сейчас ему холодно.
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