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: “In an old house in Paris that was covered with vines lived twelve little girls in two straight lines. In two straight lines they broke their bread and brushed their teeth and went to bed. They smiled at the good and frowned at the bad and sometimes they were very sad. They left the house at half past nine in two straight lines in rain or shine — the smallest one was Madeline.”

She's in a long black coat tonight, waitin for me in the downpour outside She's singing "Baby come home" in a melody of tears while the rhythm of the rain keeps time... I remember

Junie B., First Grader (at last!) (Book 18) by Barbara Park - the Junie B. Jones series was the No. 71 most banned and challenged title 2000-2009