By Gertrude Chandler Warner
The youngsters search for Spotzie the cat.
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Yet nonetheless nobody spoke back. “Maybe no one’s home,” acknowledged Benny. “Mrs. Valentine’s niece is arriving at the present time. perhaps she went to satisfy her,” acknowledged Henry. “But Mrs. Valentine acknowledged Mr. Woods by no means is going anyplace or talks to anybody,” stated Violet softly. “He needs to be right here. ” “He is going on walks,” Benny reminded them. “That’s how he came upon Spotzie. ” “True,” acknowledged Henry. “Maybe that’s what he’s doing now. ” “Even if he's the following, I don’t imagine he’s going to respond to the door,” stated Soo Lee. “Yes, we’ve knocked lengthy enough,” agreed Henry. “I bet we’d larger move. ” all of sudden, Violet stated, “Did you spot that? ” every person checked out Violet, then within the path she used to be staring. “What, Violet? ” Jessie requested. “I notion I observed somebody backstage on the entrance window,” Violet acknowledged. all of them watched the window. yet they couldn’t see whatever. “Maybe it was once a draft inside,” stated Henry. “Or perhaps Mr. Woods is domestic, like Soo Lee stated, and he simply won’t resolution the door,” acknowledged Jessie. “Do you're thinking that he has been looking at us the full time? ” requested Benny. “I don’t recognize, Benny,” acknowledged Jessie. “That’s unhappy, if he’s too shy to respond to the door,” stated Violet. “He needs to pass over Spotzie much. ” “We can locate Spotzie,” declared Henry. “Yes,” stated Violet. “Let’s start straight away. ” “Mrs. Valentine acknowledged Mr. Woods is going out and appears for Spotzie on a daily basis. but when he doesn’t like humans, I guess he hasn’t requested the neighbors,” stated Jessie. “We can ask. ” “Yes, let’s do that,” acknowledged Violet. Jessie seemed down the road. “There are 11 different homes in this street,” acknowledged Jessie. “Soo Lee and Benny and that i will visit these six homes over there. Violet, you and Henry can visit the opposite 5 homes. Then we will meet on the nook. ” “Good proposal, Jessie,” stated Henry. “Come on, Violet, let’s cross. ” Jessie, Soo Lee, and Benny headed to the 1st condo on their part of the road. a guy in a straw hat was once status within the small rose backyard in entrance. They requested if he’d noticeable a bit calico cat. “I don’t like cats,” he responded. “They’re continuously digging in my backyard. ” “She’s a pleasant cat,” stated Soo Lee. “I don’t imagine she may do this. ” the fellow regarded down at Soo Lee, and the frown left his face. “Well … noticed, you assert? I’ll continue a watch out for her. yet I haven’t visible her. ” nobody used to be domestic on the subsequent apartment. on the 3rd condominium, an important puppy got here operating right down to the gate, barking loudly. “Uh-oh,” acknowledged Benny, backing up. “It’s an excellent factor Watch isn’t with us! ” as though he knew who Watch was once, the puppy barked much more loudly. “I don’t imagine any cats may move there! ” exclaimed Jessie. “Come on. ” nobody on the final 3 homes that Jessie, Benny, and Soo Lee visited had noticeable a bit misplaced cat, both. Henry and Violet didn’t have any larger good fortune. on the first condominium, a guy protecting a crying child opened the door. “Cats? ” he acknowledged. “Who has time for cats? along with, I’m allergic to them. So is my son. ” He nodded on the child he was once protecting. the newborn cried and cried. “Thank you,” stated Violet with courtesy. on the subsequent condo, a tender girl donning glasses and retaining a publication in a single hand got here to the door.