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The fairy queen was a good woman.
She was glad to see Una. Una told all the people aboạt the dragon. The bravest knight was St. George. "I will go with you,” said St. George.
Una and St. George set out
the next morning St. George was a handsome knight. How straight he sat on his fine
black horse! His shield was of silver on which was
a large red cross.
would soon be killed.
They rode many days.
had been taken away. He got on his horse and rode after her. When Una wakened in the morning
St. George was not there!
She got on a horse. She rode and she
rode, looking for St. George.
One day she stopped in a wood.
to rest under a tree.
Una patted the lion.
wherever she went. She did not need to talk to him. He could tell what she wished by looking
by a bad knight.
V-A-N SPELLS VAN
V-a-n spells van. How well you know your letters ! A van is a cart. Doctor Marigold lived in a van. He was a peddler. He took things from town to town and
sold them from his van. He sold dish pans, tin cups, rolling pins
and things like that. Doctor Marigold was a very kind and
a very good man. He was not a doctor at all. That was
a joke. IIe was just a peddler. Doctor Marigold liked to be happy, but he was not.