I had, too, and I own it was absurd, a tortoise named Chrysagre.
The tortoise in the right road will beat a racer in the wrong.
With these words he took his tortoise on his back and went off.
Gone were the figs and almonds, the indigo, ivory, tortoise shells.
Nolens Volens tries it by a process like "Achilles and the Tortoise."
The pot-boy's movements resembled those ...