The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from Rinkitink In Oz by L. Frank Baum:|
done with your poor parents," said Rinkitink.
"Never mind," answered Inga. "I am sure the White
Pearl will guide us aright."
For a time they proceeded in silence and then
Rinkitink began to chuckle with laughter in the
pleasant way he was wont to do before his misfortunes
came upon him.
"What amuses Your Majesty?" inquired the boy.
"The thought of how surprised my dear subjects would
be if they realized how near to them I am, and yet how
far away. I have always wanted to visit the Nome
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