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Grouchy ,Palpa'd)dn't jeem to
be 'grouchy.. Howevei? Tm not
making excuses' fpjyhim because
he really JhaU'jib more jexcuse to
be grouchy iftanr&jchddhas 'ta'b'e
saucy. Jf ' $'J?i -?
into the habit bf'lettfng3, go of
himself inside , l" ' .
One njormng'he- wasuma hurry
StfytW'tpwel, 1)uriiiVrzor was
dulLhxiiwhrr heuna!bjs Jittle
jNed' had 'been-asing'hls.strQRi as
oucfrys Pg(pa-brt)ke out
At ttfat jnorner.alpng came
'Nancy and pushed -the door
to shave; Iehai beerr'out teteganjsthim&nfd"mad hrmcutjns
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the nightrbefore, and he had an
important piece qf business wait
' ihg for him at the shop, which
would 'mean,sugar "on the family
bread, if he won, of bread with
out butter for, a while,,if he lost.
So when he'found that Nina' had
been usmg his shaving brushjto"
paint the back'fence, hesaid, "Oh,
bees-wax!" " " ,- '"
"t "T," said the film-fairy who
bad been watching him,
chm and then Grouchy Papa lpst
control' of himsejfand said, "H
you dot that'agaln,' T-ve. a loi-ari
to give)you"a b-b-box of-choco-lates.'!
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' Grouchy PapajasdooUing 'in
to the lmirronrand''fornhe first
time ngticed how peculiarly the.
eiecirjc ngnr was reflected m.t(ie