Mr. bullfinch looked calm and dignified again, but Jerry remembered how thrilled he had looked at the auction.
The Alpe, or bullfinch, mentioned in the above lines, also survives as a surname.
Its a little art gentleman, plump, like a bullfinch, with a little grey moustache.
"I think it will be well for us to follow his advice," said Judge bullfinch, after a pause.
Mr. bullfinch refused to sit down but he did put the parrot cage on a chair.
Jerry sensed that Mr. bullfinch thought it was time for him to be leaving.
Our new neighbor's name is bullfinch and he's a retired college professor.
Mrs. bullfinch, with a little help from her husband, got down from the stool.
So also of a bullfinch and a couple of squirrels described as 'Piper and a Pair of Nut-crackers.'
"I never knew anybody as afraid of spiders as Mrs. bullfinch," he said.