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E. Nesbit

“People think six is a great many, when it's children. ...they don't mind six pairs of boots, or six pounds of apples, or six oranges, especially in equations, but they seem to think that you ought not to have five brothers and sisters.”

E. Nesbit, The Story of the Treasure Seekers
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The Story of the Treasure Seekers (Bastable Children, #1) The Story of the Treasure Seekers by E. Nesbit
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