But the tailor couldn't help thinking what a handy thing it would be to have a bill like Mr. Heron's.
"The Tale of Ferdinand Frog" by Arthur Scott Bailey
The heron-Princess threw back her head, and, darting furiously, struck her own sharp bill deep into the falcon's breast.
"Moonshine & Clover" by Laurence Housman
Captain Brown gives an illustration which shows that the Heron's bill may be as effective in other cases.
"Natural History in Anecdote" by Various
He is bent, too; and his features are as thin as a heron's bill.
"The Gipsy (Vols I & II)" by G. P. R. (George Payne Rainsford) James