24 (24) [他] the number 24

 Aunt Em had just come out of the house to water the cabbages when she looked up and saw Dorothy running toward her.
water (水をやる) [動] pour water on
cabbage (キャベツ) [名] a vegetable with a large, round, green or white head of leaves

 “My darling child!” she cried, folding the little girl in her arms and covering her face with kisses;
darling (愛しい) [形] dearly loved
fold (抱きしめる) [動] to bend (something) over or back on itself so that one part lies on top of another
cover (降らせる) [動] to be or spread over the surface of
“where in the world did you come from?”
where in the world (いったいどこ) [名] a phrase used to express surprise or confusion

 “From the Land of Oz,” said Dorothy, gravely.
“And here is Toto, too. And oh, Aunt Em!
I’m so glad to be at home again!”