- Here we were offered a meat stew and vodka . An entire bowlful of vodka !
- " Yes , " replied peter , " and the two large pieces of bread and cheese are yours also , and when you have drunk up that milk , you are to have another bowlful from the white goat , and then it will be my turn . "
- The bell was ringing . He came into the classroom with his books , the attendance book and a box of chalk . Going to the platform , he saw the bowlful of gruel on his desk .