literature meme // ten novels (7/10): alice’s adventures in wonderland & through the looking glass by lewis carroll
“Come back!” the Caterpillar called after her. “I’ve something important to say.”
This sounded promising, certainly. Alice turned and came back again.
"Keep your temper," said the Caterpillar.”
characterised by a lack of courage or determination; cowardly; faint-hearted; timid.
Etymology: from Late Latin pusillanimis - from Latin pusillus (weak) + animus (courage).
The sun was shining on the sea,
Shining with all his might:
He did his very best to make
The billows smooth and bright—
And this was odd, because it was
The middle of the night.
The moon was shining sulkily,
Because she thought the sun
Had got no business to be there
After the day was done—
“It’s very rude of him,” she said,
“To come and spoil the fun!”
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