We come, at last, to the end of this taleRead more
51. what is that smell?
“Absolutely delightful. A mouse is going to kill a rat.”Read more
50. in which the princess says his name
“Princess, I have come to save you.”Read more
49. what do you want, Miggery Sow?!
The words had been said; the question, at last, had been asked.Read more
48. on the tail of a rat
“This little treasure is all mine, gentlemen and ladies.”Read more
47. no choice
“I’ve been waiting for you.”Read more
46. mouse blood, yes
I will tell myself a story…Read more
45. some soup
Times are terrible. And when times are terrible, soup is the answer.Read more
44. whose ears are those?
The Cook and the Mouse have a brief, uneasy truceRead more
43. what Cook was stirring
That night Despereaux rolled the thread from the threadmaster’s lair, along innumerable hallways and down three flights of stairs…Read more