Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland .Chapter 12: Alice’s Evidence.

Alice jumps into the White Rabbit’s call into the stand.

She forgets that she has grown larger and knocks over the jury stand, then scrambles to put most of the jurors back. Alice claims to understand “nothing whatever” in regards to the tarts, that the King deems “very important.” The White Rabbit corrects the King, suggesting that he in reality means “unimportant.” The King agrees, muttering the words “important” and “unimportant” to himself.

The King interjects with Rule 42, which states, “All persons significantly more than a mile high to go out of the court.” Everyone turns to Alice, who denies she actually is a mile high and accuses the King of fabricating the rule. Читать далее Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland .Chapter 12: Alice’s Evidence.