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romney asked:

Please can someone explain Dr Grunkern's corny old joke about the moon? I don't get it. Maybe it makes more sense in German? "We're going to talk about the moon -- so look at me!" (p79, chapter 6)

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Lydia It might mean that he is bold AND pale so that his head looks as white as the moon.
Orinoco Womble (tidy bag and all) If he says "look at me" it probably means he has a large, round, pale face--like the man in the moon.
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