What if you gathered up everything you own and discover it’s only a mountain of crumbs?
I was surprised at how dark the story is compared to the movie adaptation.
Jack sees it first. A flash of red through the woods. A red fox on its heels. Mabel sees it too. After a time and after days of hints both see the thing.
At the very core of our beliefs, I disagreed with him about everything. Why, then, why would he be such a wise teacher to me?
This is your life. Its awesomeness is eluding you. Pay attention.
Mayle is patient. Good gawd, he is patient. And not entirely comfortable with touching as the French are.