Sent to Connie Jean (USA)
"Are you quite certain you understand the language of both the Guilkins and the Muchkins?"
"Quite certain, you Majesty," said Jellia Jamb, trying hard not to laugh in the face of royalty.
"Then how is that I seem to understand them myself?" inquired the Scarecrow."Because they are one and the same!" declared the girl, now laughing merrily. "Does not your Majesty know that in all land of Oz but one language is spoken?"
The Marvelous Land of Oz
Sent to John (UK)
In the middle of a cyclone the air is generally still, but the great pressure of the wind on every side of the house raised it up higher and higher, until it was at the very top of the cyclone; and there it remained and was carried miles and miles away as easily as you could carry a feather.
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz