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Some Thoughts on the Common Toad

George Orwell

Some Thoughts on the Common Toad, 1946 [L.m./F.s.: 2015-09-24 / 0.16 KiB]
‘Before the swallow, before the daffodil, and not much later than the snowdrop, the common toad salutes the coming of spring after his own fashion, which is to emerge from a hole in the ground, where he has lain buried since the previous autumn, and crawl as rapidly as possible towards the nearest suitable patch of water...’

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