Old Trine stood behind the baker's boy, and her big basket was at her feet.
Your wife can have her Trine back again; and tell her she was worth her weight in gold.
"I am going to take Trine away, now that you are so well," began Mrs. Ritter.
No one was there; but it was in good order, as old Trine had left it when she went away.
There John saw his father and mother, and his brother Andrew, and his sister Trine.
Away went Trine, and now the preparations for the voyage could begin.
Old Trine stood on the threshold, and was ready to carry out the family rules and regulations.
"Let somebody go to the 'Heights,' and tell my wife to send old Trine down here," said the colonel.
Trine said these words with great pride, for she was a very good nurse, and well aware of the importance of the situation.
The world-protectors are the eight gods next below the trine supreme, Brahma, Siva, and Vishnu.