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Of course Oswald was not going to interfere again, so he went to look out of the window and see the trams go by, and by and cheap nike air max by H.O. came and looked out too, and Oswald, who knows when to be generous and forgiving, gave him a piece of blue pencil and two nibs, as good as new, to keep.
As they were looking out at the rain splashing on the stones in the street they saw a four‐wheeled cab come lumbering up from the way the station is. Oswald called out—
“Here comes the coach of the Fairy Godmother. It’ll stop here, you see if it doesn’t!”
So they all came to the window to look. Oswald had only said that about stopping and he was stricken with wonder and amaze when the cab really did stop. It had boxes on the top and knobby parcels sticking out of the window, and it was something like going away to the seaside and somet air max 90 sale hing like the gentleman who takes things about in a carriage with the wooden shutters up, to sell to the drapers” shops. The cabman got down, and some one inside handed out ever so many parcels of different shapes and sizes, and the cabman stood holding them in his arms and grinning over them.
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Dora said, “It is a pity some one doesn’t tell him this isn’t the house.” And then from inside the cab some one put out a foot feeling for the step, like a tortoise’s foot coming out from under his shell when you a nike air max 90 sale re holding him off the ground, and then a leg came and more parcels, and then No?l cried—
“It’s the poor Indian!”
And it was.
Eliza opened the door, and we were all leaning over the banisters. Father heard the noise of parcels and boxes in the hall, and he came out without remembering how bad his cold was. If you do that yourself when you have a cold they call you careless and naughty. Then we heard the poor Indian say to Father—
“I say, Dick, I dined with your kids yesterday—as I daresay they’ve told you. Jolliest little cubs I ever saw! Why didn’t you let me see them the other night? The eldest is the image of poor Janey—and as to young Oswald, he’s a man! If he’s not a man, I’m a nigger! Eh!—what? And Dick, I say, I shouldn’t wonder if I could find a friend to put a bit into that business of yours—eh?”
Then he and Father went into the study and the door was shut—and we went down and page: 285 looked at the parcels. Some were done up in old, dirty newspapers, and tied with bits of rag, and some were in brown paper and string cheap nike air max 90 from the shops, and there were boxes. We wondered if the Uncle had come to stay and this was his luggage, or whether it was to sell. Some of it smelt of spices, like merchandise—and one bundle Alice felt certain was a bale. We heard a hand on the knob of the study door after a bit, and Alice said—
“Fly!” and we all got away but H.O., and the Uncle caught him by the leg as he was trying to get upstairs after us.
“Peeping at the baggage, eh?” said the Uncle, and the rest of us came down because it would have been dishonourable to leave H.O. alone in a scrape, and we wanted to see what was in the parcels.
“I didn’t touch,” said H.O. “Are you coming to stay? I hope you are.”
“No harm done if you did touch,” said the good, kind, Indian man to all of us. “For all these parcels are for you.”
I have several times told you about our being dumb with amazement and terror and joy, and things like that, but I never remember us being dumber than we were when he said this.
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The Indian Uncle went on: “I told an old friend of mine what a pleasant dinner I had with you, and about the threepenny bit, and the divining‐rod, and all that, and he sent all these odds and ends as presents for you. Some of the things came from India.”
“Have you nike air max sale come from India, Uncle?” No?l asked; and when he said “Yes” we were all very much surprised, for we never thought of his being that sort of Indian. We thought he was the Red kind, and of course his not being accounted for his ignorance of beavers and things.
He got Eliza to help, and we took all the parcels into the nursery and he undid them and undid them and undid them, till the papers lay thick on the floor. Father came too and sat in the Guy Fawkes chair. I cannot begin to tell you all the things that kind friend of Uncle’s had sent us. He must be a very agreeable person.
There were toys for the kids and model engines for Dick and me, and a lot of books, and Japanese china tea sets for the girls, red and white and gold—there were sweets by the pound and by the box—and long yards and yards of soft silk from India, to cheap nike air max make frocks for the girls—and a real Indian sword for page: 287 Oswald and a book of Japanese pictures for No?l, and some ivory chessmen for Dicky: the castles of the chessmen are elephant‐and‐castles. There is a railway station called that; I never knew what it meant before. The brown paper and string parcels had boxes of games in them—and big cases of preserved fruits and things. And the shabby old newspaper parcels and the boxes had the Indian things in. I never saw so many beautiful things before. There were carved fans and silver bangles and strings of amber beads, and necklaces of uncut gems—turquoises and garnets, the Uncle said they were—and shawls and scarves of silk, and cabinets of brown and gold, and ivory boxes and silver trays, and brass things. The Uncle kept saying, “This is for you, young man,” or “Little air max 90 Alice will like this fan,”or “Miss Dora would look well in this green silk, I think. Eh!—what?”
And Father looked on as if it was a dream, till the Uncle suddenly gave him an ivory paper‐knife and a box of cigars, and said, “My old friend sent you these, Dick; he’s an old friend of yours too, he says.” And he winked at my Father, for H.O. and I saw him. And my Father winked back, though he has always told us not to.
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That was a wonderful day. It was a treasure, and no mistake! I never saw such heaps and heaps of presents, like things out of a fairy‐tale—and even Eliza had a shawl. Perhaps she deserved it, for she did cook the rabbit and the pudding; and Oswald says it is not her fault if her nose turns up and she does not brush her hair. I do not think Eliza likes brushing things. It is the same with the carpets nike air max 95 . But Oswald tries to make allowances even for people who do not wash their ears.
The Indian Uncle came to see us often after that, and his friend always sent us something. Once he tipped us a sovereign each—the Uncle brought it; and once he sent us money to go to the Crystal Palace, and the Uncle took us; and another time to a circus; and when Christmas was near the Uncle said—
“You remember when I dined with you, some time ago, you promised to dine with me some day, if I could ever afford to give a dinner party. Well, I’m going to have one—a Christmas party. Not on Christmas Day, because every one goes home then—but on the day after. Cold mutton and rice pudding. You’ll come? Eh!—what?”
We said we should be delighted, if Father had no objection, because that is the proper page: 289 thing to say, and the poor Indian, I m nike air max 1 ean the Uncle, said, “No, your Father won’t object—he’s coming too, bless your soul!”
We all got Christmas presents for the Uncle. The girls made him a handkerchief case and a comb bag, out of some of the pieces of silk he had given them. I got him a knife with three blades; H.O. got a siren whistle, a very strong one, and Dicky joined with me in the knife, and No?l would give the Indian ivory box that Uncle’s friend had sent on the wonderful Fairy Cab day. He said it was the very nicest thing he had, and he was sure Uncle wouldn’t mind his not having bought it with his own money.
I think Father’s business must have got better—perhaps Uncle’s friend put money in it and that did it good, like feeding the starving. Anyway we all had new suits, and the girls had the green silk from India made into frocks, and on Boxing Day w cheap nike air max trainers e went in two cabs—Father and the girls in one, and us boys in the other.
We wondered very much where the Indian Uncle lived, because we had not been told. And we thought when the cab began to go up the hill towards the Heath that perhaps the Uncle lived in one of the poky little houses up at the page: 290 top of Greenwich. But the cab went right over the Heath and in at some big gates, and through a shrubbery all white with frost like a fairy forest, because it was Christmas time. And at last we stopped before one of those jolly, big, ugly red houses with a lot of windows, that are so comfortable inside, and on the steps was the Indian Uncle, looking very big and grand, in a blue cloth coat and yellow sealskin waistcoat, with a bunch of seals hanging from it.
“I wonder whether he has taken a place as butler here?” said D nike air max icky. “A poor, broken‐down man—”
No?l thought it was very likely, because he knew that in these big houses there were always thousands of stately butlers.
The Uncle came down the steps and opened the cab door himself, which I don’t think butlers would expect to have to do. And he took us in. It was a lovely hall, with bear and tiger skins on the floor, and a big clock with the faces of the sun and moon dodging out when it was day or night, and Father Time with a scythe coming out at the hours, and the name on it was “Flint. Ashford. 1776”; and there was a fox eating a stuffed duck in a glass case, and horns of stags and other animals over the doors.
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“We’ll just come into my study first,” said the Uncle, “and wish each other a Merry Christmas.” So then we knew he wasn’t the butler, but it must be his own house, for only the master of the house has a study.
His study was not much like Father’s. It had hardly any books, but swords and guns and newspapers and a great many boots, and boxes half unpacked, with more Indian things bulging out of them.
We gave him our presents and he was awfully pleased. Then he gave us his Christmas presents. You must be tired of hearing about presents, but I must remark that all the Uncle’s presents were watches; there was a watch for each of us, with our names engraved inside, all silver except H.O.’s, and that was a Waterbury, “To match his boots,” the Uncle said. I don’t know what he meant.
Then the Uncle looked at Father, and Father said, “You tell them, sir.”
So the Uncle coughed and stood up and made a speech. He said—
“Ladies and gentlemen, we are met together to discuss an important subject which has for some weeks engrossed the attention of the honourable member opposite and myself.”
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I said, “Hear, hear,” and Alice whispered, “What happened to the guinea‐pig?” Of course you know the answer to that.
The Uncle went on—
“I am going to live in this house, and as it’s rather big for me, your Father has agreed that he and you shall come and live with me. And so, if you’re agreeable, we’re all going to live here together, and, please God, it’ll be a happy home for us all. Eh!— nike air max classic what?”
He blew his nose and kissed us all round. As it was Christmas I did not mind, though I am much too old for it on other dates. Then he said, “Thank you all very much for your presents; but I’ve got a present here I value more than anything else I have.”
I thought it was not quite polite of him to say so, till I saw that what he valued so much was a threepenny bit on his watch‐chain, and, of course, I saw it must be the one we had given him.
He said, “You children gave me that when you thought I was the poor Indian, and I’ll keep it as long as I live. And I’ve asked s nike air max 90 ome friends to help us to be jolly, for this is our house‐warming. Eh!—what?”
Then he shook Father by the hand, and they blew their noses; and then Father said, “Your Uncle has been most kind—most—” ③

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