He cleared his throat again and averted his eyes, rumpling
the paper as he turned a leaf.
For, sure enough, fortune was good to her; there were two little bear cubs, round and fat and playful, rumpling
each other where they rolled in the sunlight in a small grassy open space.
Mrs. Bindle's head, however, was enveloped in the folds of her skirt, which she was endeavouring to assume without rumpling