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
“Must you be so poetic?” said Sniff.
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