Alice Through The Looking-Glass

Illustrated children's book by Lewis Carroll - online version

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52
LOOKING-GLASS INSECTS.
and then through an opera-glass. At last he said, " You're traveling the wrong way," and shut up the window and went away.
"So young a child,'' said the gentleman sitting opposite to her, (he was dressed in white paper) "ought to know which way she's going, even if she doesn't know her own name ! "
A Goat, that was sitting next to the gentleman in white, shut his eyes and said in a loud voice: "She ought to know her way to the ticket-office, even if she doesn't know her alphabet! "
There was a Beetle sitting next the Goat (it was a very queer carriage-full of passengers alto­gether), and, as the rule seemed to be that they