trying to ignore Blossom's irritated snorts and
tossing head, remembering how Uncle Henrik's
hands had worked with a firm, rhythmic, pulling
motion. And she had milked.
"1 could have done it," Kirsti announced. "You
only have to pull and it squirts out. I could.do it
Annemarie rolled her eyes. I'd like to see you try,
"Is Ellen coming back?" Kirsti asked, forgetting
the cow after a moment. "She said she'd make a
dress for my doll."
"Annemarie and I will help you make a dress,"
Mama told her. "Ellen had to go with her parents.
Wasn't that a nice surprise, that the Rosens came last
night to get her?"
"She should have waked me up to say goodbye,"
Kirsti grumbled, spooning some imaginary food into
the painted mouth of the doll she had propped in a
chair beside her.
"Annemarie," Uncle Henrik said, getting up from
the table and pushing back his chair, "if you come
with me now to the barn, I'll give you a milking
lesson. Wash your hands first."
"Me too," said Kirsti.
"Not you too," Mama said. "Not this time. I need
your help here, since I can't walk very well. Youql
have to be my nurse."
- 1 0 年前最佳解答
“ 1可以做了， ”基爾斯蒂宣布。 “你
“不是你， ”媽媽說。 “這不是時間。我需要