By Gertrude Chandler Warner
Whereas touring in an previous New England city, the Aldens research of a boat that used to be misplaced at sea years in the past.
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But when he will get offended, come correct again. ” “I will! ” Benny cried prior to he raced off. Down on the dock, Captain Bob was once untying ropes. The motor of the Jonah was once already buzzing. The captain used to be so busy, he didn’t see Benny right now. once the captain appeared up, Benny was once prepared. “I introduced you a few cakes. you could get hungry at any place you’re going. right here. ” Benny held out the napkin-wrapped truffles. “No, thank you. I’ve eaten,” Captain Bob mumbled. “You can retailer them for lunch,” Benny recommended. The captain shook his head. “No, thank you. I introduced my lunch. ” “Where’re you going? ” Benny requested. “Whale staring at? ” Captain Bob shook his head. “I instructed you, son, no whale looking forward to a number of days. I’ve obtained different activities first. ” Benny ultimately gave up and rotated. He walked down the dock slowly, one small step after one other. “Hey, Benny,” the captain referred to as out. “Come again! ” Benny whirled round and skipped again to the boat. “What? ” “Listen,” the captain acknowledged. “Give me a pair days, then I promise I’ll take you out to determine a few whales. How’s that? ” Benny desired to smile, yet there has been not anything to grin approximately. “I don’t imagine we’ll be right here. My grandfather is nearly comprehensive along with his enterprise on the fish-packing plant. Then we’re using domestic. ” The captain stared over Benny’s head on the different Aldens. “What are your brother and sisters doing instantly? ” “Sorting out stuff we discovered at the beach,” Benny spoke back. “I was once searching for sharks’ tooth, yet I didn’t locate any. ” The captain suggestion for a minute. “Look, run over and get your brother and sisters. I’ll take you out for a fast journey now. Can’t get in a lot whale staring at, yet probably we will be able to exit trying to find wreckage. ” Benny’s titanic blue eyes obtained even higher. “Is that kind of like treasures? ” “Kind of,” Captain Bob responded. “I’m headed out to Howling Cliffs. plenty of issues wash up there after large storms. ” Benny’s eyes widened while he heard this. “Howling Cliffs? Goody! ” He raced off to inform all people approximately Captain Bob’s supply. The Aldens have been able to board the Jonah very quickly. “Climb aboard then,” the captain advised the youngsters. “I bet i'll use a few additional arms the place I’m going. ” a couple of travelers have been at the shore, so the Aldens waved to them as though they have been happening an extended sea voyage. Ragged Cove grew smaller and smaller within the distance. Overhead, seagulls the little blue boat. Benny threw out items of muffin for the hungry birds yet stored a couple of items for himself. “Sea air yes makes birds hungry,” he acknowledged with fun. “And any type of air makes you hungry! ” Henry joked. This used to be the 1st time the kids heard Captain Bob snicker. Now he appeared completely happy to have the Aldens aboard. while the truffles have been long gone, Benny walked to front of the Jonah to determine the place they have been headed. “Hey, what are all these immense grey rubber issues up forward? ” “Whale off! Whale off! ” Captain Bob yelled. “Here, have a look via those binoculars, Benny. ” “Wow! ” Benny cried. “It’s a host of whales! ” The captain laughed. “Not a number, Benny, a pod. a host of whales is termed a pod.