Pappa Starbucks on Christina Rossetti's "Goblin Market"

He was summarizing her poem, and said this:
"It seems as if the reader herein almost has snuck into her mind knowing exactly where to go, what to interpret, and how to feel."

This is why he is a poli sci major...and I the English.

Sigh. He's missing such literary magic!
On the other hand, look how sweet my baby is: