Maybe my Kindergarten teacher read this to me. And maybe, in the story when Sophie was struggling to adapt to Wendell's constant need to manipulate the situation to his favor, I thought about someone in my class and understood a little bit better. And maybe, just maybe, I, too, understood that sometimes it's good to give people a taste of their own medicine, but then, despite all they've done, you have to forgive them, laugh, and move on.
Classic Henkes. Using mice to help us understand ourselves a little better.