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Things that stick in your head.

Merricat, said Connie, would you like a cup of tea?
Oh no, said Merricat, you'll poison me.
Merricat, said Connie, would you like to go to sleep?
Down in the boneyard ten feet deep!

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rivertumbled
Jan. 21st, 2012 09:07 pm (UTC)
i love that book so much.
baranduyn
Jan. 22nd, 2012 09:04 pm (UTC)
That's one of my favorites. We Have Always Lived In The Castle sort of defines 'haunting'.

Of course I once recommended to a friend. Now she can't wash out the sugar bowl without thinking about it.

Shirley Jackson was an underrated genius.
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