A Passage from Roald Dahl


A passage is a usually short section of a book, poem, speech, etc.

The following passage is from a Roald Dahl book. Roald Dahl was a British novelist, short story writer, poet, fighter pilot and screenwriter. Many children in England grew up listening to his magical stories.

We wanted to share this photo and passage with you because we find it beautiful and inspiring:



Wonky – not straight or steady.

Crooked – not straight.

Double chin – to have another chin under your actual chin. Usually over weight people have double chins.

Stick out – to extend outward beyond an edge or surface.

Sunbeams – a ray of sunlight.

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