There was a kettle on the hob, as there had been night and day for fifteen years.
Shan't I be glad when I get richer and better known, and hob and nob with him!'
The fire was burning brightly, and the kettle was singing on the hob.
His tea was ready for him on the hob, and they all tried who should help him to it most.
The kettle will be coming soon to sing on the hob: and ...