Thursday, October 6, 2016

“No,” Says the Bull Calf, “I’m Going across the Field, into the Wild-Wood Wilderness Country, Where There’ll Be Tigers, Leopards, Wolves, Monkeys, and a Fiery Dragon, and I’ll Kill Them All except the Fiery Dragon, and He’ll Kill Me.” (1894)

Joseph Jacobs, ed.,“The Little Bull-Calf,”  More English Fairy Tales, Illustrated by John D. Batten (London: David Nutt, 1894), 174.