The KISS Grammar Workbooks
An Exercise in Punctuation

The Opening Sentences of Chapter Nine: The Death of Robin Hood
Stories of Robin Hood Told to the Children
by Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall

Directions: The punctuation and capitalization in the following text was lost. Please fix it (right on this page).

     robin hood lived to be very old though his hair was white his 

back was straight as that of a young man he was strong and brave 

as an old lion and his men loved and obeyed him as much as ever as 

the years went on little john and he loved each other more and more 

they were hardly ever apart but at last Robin began to feel weak and