Friday, October 8, 2010


“The atmospheric conditions have been very unfavourable lately,” said Owl.
“The what?”
“It has been raining,” explained Owl.
“The flood-level has reached an unprecedented height.”
“The who?”
“There’s a lot of water about, " explained Owl.
“Yes,” said Christopher Robin, “there is.”

from Winnie-the-Pooh (In Which Piglet Is Entirely Surrounded by Water) by A. A. Milne