Snufkin gets it

May 19, 2017 @ 9:54 am | Filed under: Books

The Hemulen, moaning piteously, thrust his nose into the sand. “This has gone too far!” he said. “Why can’t a poor innocent botanist live his life in peace and quiet?”

“Life is not peaceful,” said Snufkin, contentedly.

—Tove Jansson, Finn Family Moomintroll


    Related Posts

  • Books Read in February
    Books Read in February
  • jan 1: jane eyre prep
    jan 1: jane eyre prep
  • A Child's Delight
    A Child’s Delight
  • It's Not My Turn to Look for Grandma
    It’s Not My Turn to Look for Grandma
  • Book-Banning, Beanie & Rose Style
    Book-Banning, Beanie & Rose Style

Comments

One Response | TrackBack URL | Comments Feed

  1. UGH. And people wonder why I don’t have tv any more. Almost as awful as the Crown (watched it on a free trial of Netflix).

    I’m sorry those hours of your life can’t be got back!

Go ahead, make my day