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" I turned about the cage to get to the door; it was twisted and double twisted so fast with wire, there was no getting it open without pulling the cage to pieces; — I took both hands to it. The bird flew to the place where I was attempting his deliverance,... "
The Works of Laurence Sterne, A. M.: A sentimental journey through France ... - Page 78
by Laurence Sterne - 1805
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The Cyr Readers: Arranged by Grades. Book 1-8, Book 8

Ellen M. Cyr - Readers - 1901
...The bird flew to the place where I was attempting his deliverance, and, thrusting his head through the trellis, pressed his breast against it, as if...starling ; " I can't get out — I can't get out." s I never had my affections more tenderly awakened, nor do I remember an incident in my life where...
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Cyr's Fifth Reader, Book 5

Ellen M. Cyr - Readers - 1899 - 432 pages
...The bird flew to the place where I was attempting his deliverance, and, thrusting his head through the trellis, pressed his breast against it, as if...starling ; " I can't get out — I can't get out." 5 I never had my affections more tenderly awakened, nor do I remember an incident in my life where...
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Chambers's Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A History Critical and ...

Robert Chambers - American literature - 1902
...The bird flew to the place where I was attempting his deliverance, and, thrusting his head through of matter anJ 144 scarcity of words : for whoever...mind full of ideas, will be apt, in speaking, lo I vow I never had any affections more tenderly awakened ; nor do I remember an incident in my life...
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Some XVIII Century Men of Letters: Biographical Essays, Volume 2

Whitwell Elwin - Authors, English - 1902
...The bird flew to the place where I was attempting his deliverance ; and, thrusting his head through the trellis, pressed his breast against it, as if...the starling, " I can't get out; I can't get out." . . . The bird in his cage pursued me into my room. I sat down close by my table, and leaning my head...
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Chamber's Cyclopædia of English Literature, Volume 2

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1902
...flew to the place where I was attempting his deliverance, and, thrusting his head through the Irellis, pressed his breast against it, as if impatient. —...starling ; ' I can't get out — I can't get out." I vow I never had any affections more tenderly awakened ; nor do I remember an incident in my life...
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The Universal Anthology: A Collection of the Best Literature ..., Volume 18

Richard Garnett, Léon Vallée, Alois Brandl - Anthologies - 1890
...the same words repeated twice over, and looking up I saw it was a starling, hung in a little cage. " I can't get out, I can't get out," said the starling. I stood looking at the bird, and to every person who came through the passage it ran fluttering to the...
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A Quintette of Graycoats

Effie Molt Bignell - Squirrels - 1904 - 220 pages
..."The bird flew to the place where I was attempting his deliverance, and, thrusting his head through the trellis, pressed his breast against it as if impatient....the starling, 'I can't get out. I can't get out.' .... "I vow I never had my affections more tenderly awakened; nor do I remember an incident in my life...
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A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy

Laurence Sterne - British - 1904 - 417 pages
...his head through the trellis, pressed his breast against it, as if impatient 1 fear, poor creature 1 said I, I cannot set thee at liberty " No," said the...vow I never had my affections more tenderly awakened ; or do I remember an incident in my life, where the dissipated spirits, to which my reason had been...
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The Complete Works and Life of Laurence Sterne: A sentimental journey ...

Laurence Sterne - 1904
...deliverance, and thrusting his head through the trellis, pressed his breast against it, as if impatient 1 fear, poor creature ! said I, I cannot set thee at...liberty " No," said the starling " I can't get out 1 can't get out," said the starling. I vow I never had my affections more tenderly awakened ; or do...
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A Sentimental Journey

Laurence Sterne - Clergy - 1905 - 191 pages
...The bird flew to the place where 1 was attempting his deliverance, and, thrusting his head through the trellis, pressed his breast against it, as if...starling ; " I can't get out — I can't get out." I vow I never had my affections more tenderly awakened ; nor do I remember an incident in my life where...
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