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whoop

Med the convulsive crowing sound made during a paroxysm of whooping cough
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Next, for about a half an hour, I whoops now and then; at last I hears the answer a long ways off, and tries to follow it, but I couldn't do it, and directly I judged I'd got into a nest of towheads, for I had little dim glimpses of them on both sides of me -- sometimes just a narrow channel between, and some that I couldn't see I knowed was there because I'd hear the wash of the current against the old dead brush and trash that hung over the banks.
The whoops was warnings that would come to us every now and then, and if we didn't try hard to make out to understand them they'd just take us into bad luck, 'stead of keep- ing us out of it.
I heard the whoop again; it was behind me yet, but in a different place; it kept coming, and kept changing its place, and I kept answering, till by and by it was in front of me again, and I knowed the current had swung the canoe's head down-stream, and I was all right if that was Jim and not some other raftsman hollering.
Well, I seemed to be in the open river again by and by, but I couldn't hear no sign of a whoop nowheres.
En didn't you whoop, en didn't I whoop, tell we got mix' up in de islands en one un us got los' en t'other one was jis' as good as los', 'kase he didn' know whah he wuz?
I now assisted him to point his pistol toward the spot where I judged his adversary to be standing, and cautioned him to listen well and further guide himself by my fellow-second's whoop. Then I propped myself against M.
The Magical Adventures of Whoops the Wonder Dog is aimed at primary school-aged children and tells the story of Whoops, a very special little dog who eats far too many baked beans and curry powder.
The Magical Adventures of Whoops the Wonder Dog is available from Amazon, as well as being stocked in the gift shops of Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery and Birmingham Symphony Hall.
There are three middle seeds - Brinkleys Poet, Innocent Times and The Other Reg - while sole wide Whoops Jack will go from six.
Whoops! delivers training sessions throughout the region on a variety of aspects of child safety.