That night when I called home, Jeanine was very upset that the penguin had disappeared.
One morning when I was packing, I tossed the penguin in my suitcase.
Late one night, after driving over a hundred miles from my previous hotel, I unpacked my luggage only to discover that the penguin was missing.
Incapable of flying. Used of certain birds, such as the penguin.
Roger James, " Understanding Medicine " ( London: Penguin Books, 1970), p.103
Nonetheless, a half an hour later, he called back to say that my penguin had been found.
When I returned, I found the bed turned down and the penguin propped up on the pillow.
The penguin was waiting at the front desk. In the lobby, tired business travelers looked on at the reunion -- I think with a touch of envy.
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He walked with an awkward gait like a penguin