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"Mine is a long and sad tale!" said the Mouse, turning to Alice and sighing.
"It is a long tail, certainly," said Alice, looking with wonder at the Mouse's tail, "but why do you call it sad?"
"How is bread made?"
"I know that!" Alice said eagerly.
"You take some flour--"
"Where do you pick the flower?" the White Queen asked. "In a garden, or in the hedges?"
"Well, it isn't picked at all," Alice explained; "It's ground--"
"How many acres of ground?" said the White Queen.Source(s): Lewis Carroll, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland