Gertrude McFuzz: GERTRUDE McFuzz is a girl bird, who has one small, plain tail feather and envies Lolla Lee Lou, who has two feathers.
GERTRUDE: Oh dear, oh dear, oh dear, just look at my tail, I only have one pathetic feather, not like Lolla Lee Lou, who has many, she’s so much prettier than I am with her beautiful fanned tail. I’ll go and see my uncle, Doctor Drake, he’s sure to know how to help me! (She strides off to see
DOCTOR DRAKE who is sitting in his pond) DOCTOR DRAKE: Hallo my dear, how are this this fine morning, are you coming swimming, the water’s lovely and fresh?
Yertle the Turtle: YERTLE the Turtle is the king of the pond. Dissatisfied with the stone that serves as his throne, he commands the other turtles to stack themselves beneath him so that he can see farther and expand his kingdom. MACK, the turtle at the very bottom of the pile, is suffering the most.
YERTLE: Mack, Mack! Who do you think I am sitting here on the ‘Great Rock’? MACK: You’re Yertle, why are you asking? YERTLE: Not just Yertle, I am Yertle the ‘King’ of this pond, and you are merely a muddy Turtle below me! MACK: Yes, of course Yertle, but I am strong and bigger than you, how can you be King, why not me?
Winnie the Pooh: Winnie-the-Pooh (POOH) is a teddy bear and PIGLET is his best friend. They belong to Christopher Robin, who is often absent, but they have lives of their own. Piglet is brushing away the Snow in front of his house. He looks up and sees Pooh walking round and round, thinking of something.
PIGLET: Hallo! What are you doing? POOH: Hunting. PIGLET: Hunting what? POOH: Tracking something.