Författare: A.A. Milne
Betyg: 9 av 10
‘Well,’ said Owl, ‘ the customary procedure in such cases is as follows.’
‘What does Crustimoney Proseedcake mean?’ said Pooh. ‘For I am a Bear of Very Little Brain, and long words Bother me.’
‘It means the Thing to Do.’
‘As long as it means that, I don’t mind,’ said Pooh humbly.
‘The thing to do is as follows. First, Issue a Reward, Then-‘
‘Just a moment,’ said Pooh, holding up his paw. ‘What do we do to this – what were you saying? You sneezed just as you were going to tell me.’
‘I didn’t sneeze.’
‘Yes, you did, Owl.’
‘Excuse me, Pooh, I didn’t. You can’t sneeze without knowing it.’
‘Well, you can’t know it without something having been sneezed.’
‘What I said was, “First Issue a Reward”.’
‘You’re doing it again,’ said Pooh sadly.
Boken har hamnat på min lista över vad jag kommer att vilja läsa för mina barn, fast då kanske jag kommer välja den svenska versionen ;).