A Mad Scientist's View of Alice in Wonderland Ch1A Mad Scientist's View of Alice in Wonderland Ch1 by Decadent-Depraved
Chapter 1: Rabbit Hole
By Tom Hunter, taken from the notes of Madeline Twitch M.G. and Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carol.
Alice was beginning to get very tired of sitting by her sister on the bank, and of having nothing to do: once or twice she had peeped into the book her sister was reading, but it had not pictures or conversations in it, “and what,” thought Alice, “is the use of a book without pictures or conversations?”
M: Alice has not yet entered the first phase. She is bored, and her life lacks purpose. Note her first question: “What is the use of a book without pictures or conversations?” This is a riddle for the audience. Books without pictures or conversations of any kind are usually books of instruction, or perhaps of philosophy. Dodgson is indicating the story's true purpose.
So she was considering in her own mind (as well as she could, for the day made her feel very sleepy and stupid,) whether the pleasure of making a daisy-
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