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for The Diary of Opal Whiteley
|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
|knows; understands; believes
"I have not knowing who lives in that house."
|Paragraph 103: Example|
|Lars Porsena of Clusium|
|Lars Porsena of Clusium was the name of Opalís pet black crow.
The name comes from a king in ancient Rome in about 580 B.C., who is mentioned in Thomas Macaulay's poem "Horatius at the Bridge" (1842).
|Paragraph 13: Finding the Mamma's thimble
Scene 80: The Death of Lars Porsena
Scene 118: The Death of Lars Porsena of Clusium
|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|
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