The male voice was peculiar; it was, as I told you, reedy and nasal.
It was a reedy woman in a housecoat, her hair in curlers, her eyes red and swollen.
But she still bore that heathen name, which she had received in the reedy thicket.
It was an hour before they found a little mud-pool in a reedy hollow.
"I've heard it all before," Rat said, with a note of boredom in his ...