This is a quote from the book "Animal Farm" by George Orwell
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Mollie in fact was missing. For a moment there was great alarm; it was feared that the men might have harmed her in some way, or even carried her off with them. In the end, however, she was found h iding in her stall with her head buried among the hay in the manger. She had taken to flight as soon as the gun went off. And when the others came back from looking for her, it was to find that the st able-lad, who in fact was only stunned, had already recovered and made off.

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