04/02/12 - 7:21am
The rabbit twitches and the monkey scratches.
Bad habits are hard to break, so the story goes.
When head had no body, he had to eat whatever was on the ground.
But to his delight he found a pair of arms in the cherry tree, so the story goes.
The boy frog and the boy snake were friends and learned to hop and slide together.
But snakes eat frogs when they grow up and the two parted ways, for now, hop-sliding home, so the story goes.
And that’s how the story went, according to Meg Lippert.