The shores of the creek now begin to be lined on either side with tracts of a water-lily which the natives call bonnets.
What in the name of all that's holy has he got to do with water-lily leaves?
The Rieka river ran along the road for some way, very green and covered with water-lily pods.
Delia snapped off the head of a water-lily in her impatient fingers.
"One could hardly believe that she was once so small as to lie in the calyx of a water-lily," said the stork-father.
"I shall be contented on the waters of the pond," said the water-lily.
There are two species of the water-lily in the East—the one mentioned and the Nympha cœrulea.
Was it not as if she had expected to make a water-lily blossom in the sands of the desert?
Down on the leaf of the water-lily lay its ugly gray larva case.
"The creature has got its desire at any rate," thought the water-lily.