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|Brave Horatius was Opalís pet German Shepherd dog. He goes with her everywhere.
Opal named him Brave Horatius after the Roman hero of the poem "Horatius at the Bridge" by Thomas Macaulay.
|Paragraph 79: Brave Horatius thinks it is home-going time
Paragraph 105: A rescue by Brave Horatius
Scene 28: Brave Hortatius is lost and found again
|go on explores|
"Today is a perfect day to go on explores because the whether is very nice."
|Paragraph 491: Example|
|Isaiah is another dog of Opal's. She says that he is "a plain dog".
The name "Isaiah" comes from the name of a great prophet in the Bible. The Book of Isaiah in the Old Testament is written about him.
|Paragraph mention326: Last mention|
|a strong desire for something
"Opal had a longing to go outside."
|Paragraph 503: Example|
|Peter Paul Rubens|
Opal named her pet pig Peter Paul Rubens. He is named after a Belgian painter born in 1577.
Opal is very fond of Peter Paul Rubens and has many adventures with him, such as when he followed Opal to school. There was also some sadness.
|Picture: A Pet Pig
More about: Opal's pet pig
More about: The painter
Scene 8: A pig goes to school
|a fenced place where farmers keep their pigs
I let my pet pig Peter Paul Rubens out of the pig-pen this morning."
|Paragraph 328: Example|
|Thomas Chatterton Jupiter Zeus|
Opal has given this name to a wood rat who is one of her favorite pets. Opal very often carries Thomas Chatterton Jupiter Zeus whenever she goes visiting or exploring.
Opal named her pet rat after the poet Thomas Chatterton, and two gods of classical mythology.
|More about: Thomas Chatterton Jupiter Zeus
About: the poet Thomas Chatterton
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