Japan Folktales The Story of Ancient Magic Tea-Kettle
by Muham Sakura Dragon
And then, believe me, the wonderful thing happened. The tea-kettle moved, though no hand was near it. A hairy head, with two bright eyes, looked out of the spout. The lid jumped up and down. Four brown and hairy paws appeared, and a fine bushy tail. In a minute the kettle was down from the box and going round and round looking at things. “A very comfortable room, to be sure,” says the tea-kettle..