From the steps Miss Brand executed a rotary motion with the left paw of the dangling Maltese. "Tell nice gentleman by-by. Tum now, Hanna, get washed and new ribbon to go by-by. Her go to big Cousin George and piddy Cousin Genevieve. By-by! By-by!" The door swung shut, enclosing them. Down the quiet, tree-shaped sidewalk, Mr.