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
Out of Control
Why we read
Sometimes These Things Just Write Themselves
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