[Answer] “And the Eldest Magician said ‘How wise are little children who see and are silent! What was the beast like?’ And the little girl-daughter said ‘He was round and he was flat; and his eyes grew upon stalks; and he walked sideways like this; and he was covered with strong armour upon his back.'” “And the Eldest Magician said ‘How wise are little children who speak truth! Now I know where Pau Amma went. Give me the paddle!'”

Answer: Read the passage from “The Crab That Played with the Sea.” What is the tone in this passage?
“And the Eldest Magician said ‘How wise are little children who see and are silent! What was the beast like?’ And the little girl-daughter said ‘He was round and he was flat; and his eyes grew upon stalks; and he wa…

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