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Each month we choose a favorite quote--something fun or something to make you think. See the archive for quotes from previous months.

The rat, acting on a thousand years of rat instinct, dodged the broom, the flour canister, and the spaghetti sauce. It skittered over the noodles and darted lightning-quick into the first dark hole it found. Which happened to be the leg hole of my jeans.

           --Linda Zinnen, The Truth About Rats, Rules, & Seventh Grade (HarperCollins, 2001)


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