"Tom knew which berries you could eat and which ones you shouldn’t. He would spot a safe place to stay for the night, and he knew how to ward off unwanted venomoths at night."
"The first time her pet rabbit had to enter a ball she cried the whole night. But in the morning she had made them breakfast with the berries Tom picked the day before. Maybe it was an excuse, or maybe she had made a decision. From that day onwards she seemed more determined than before."