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What he had to do now was to make something that would reach down from his own balcony to Mrs Silver's balcony and pick up a tortoise . This was not difficult for a mechanic like Mr Hoppy . J It ает notera L Ga 20 A First he.
Mrs Silver had a part - time job . She worked from noon until five o'clock every weekday ... He leaned over the balcony railings and lowered the pole down on to Mrs Silver's balcony below . Alfie was basking in the pale sunlight over to ...
On the afternoon of the seventh day , when Mrs Silver was at work , he lifted Tortoise Number 2 from the balcony below and brought it into his living - room . ... Then he lowered Tortoise Number 3 on to Mrs Silver's balcony .
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - mstrust - LibraryThing
Mr. Hoppy has been in love with the widowed Mrs. Silver for years. He lives in the apartment above hers and grows plants on his balcony, which gives him the excuse to look down and discuss her beloved ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - bobbybslax - LibraryThing
It was a cute bedtime story and I think it’s improved my fondness for turtles somehow, but the ending isn’t as pleasant as I expected. Marriages shouldn’t be founded on lies. But at least Alfie the Turtle lived/lives a good life. Read full review