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{Read E-pub} ⚩ The Velveteen Rabbit ⛏ Nursery Magic Is Very Strange And Wonderful, And Only Those Playthings That Are Old And Wise And Experienced Like The Skin Horse Understand All About ItLike The Skin Horse, Margery Williams Understood How Toys And People Become Real Through The Wisdom And Experience Of Love This Reissue Of A Favorite Classic, With The Original Story And Illustrations As They First Appeared In , Will Work Its Magic For All Who Read It This is my teddy bear His name is Teddy and I have no recollection of getting him, but he has been with me for over 35 years I can t say that he and I were are as close as the Boy and his Rabbit I have no memories of sleeping with him nor of fervently clutching him when afraid nor of making ersatz bear dens for his comfort but he was always on the periphery of my life Lurking on top of my dresser, carelessly tossed on the bed or today carefully packed away with a few other childhood tre This is my teddy bear His name is Teddy and I have no recollection of getting him, but he has been with me for over 35 years I can t say that he and I were are as close as the Boy and his Rabbit I have no memories of sleeping with him nor of fervently clutching him when afraid nor of making ersatz bear dens for his comfort but he was always on the periphery of my life Lurking on top of my dresser, carelessly tossed on the bed or today carefully packed away with a few other childhood treasures And the idea of throwing him away or giving him to the Salvation Army is so fundamentallywrongthat my stomach twists in dismay and I know Iknow, even though I m an atheist that I will spend eternity in Hell if I ever do so.My friend at work has occasionally recommended this book to me as it s one of her favorites This is the same woman who got me the novelization of the movieJ.Tfor Christmas one year I watched J.T in the seco Beautiful and deeply touching At Meredith s wedding last year, her brother and sister read a passage from this book, including the below an inspired choice Real isn t how you are made, said the Skin Horse It s a thing that happens to you When a child loves you for a long, long time, not just to play with, but REALLY loves you, then you become Real Does it hurt asked the Rabbit Sometimes, said the Skin Horse, for he was always truthful When you are Real you don t mind being hurt Beautiful and deeply touching At Meredith s wedding last year, her brother and sister read a passage from this book, including the below an inspired choice Real isn t how you are made, said the Skin Horse It s a thing that happens to you When a child loves you for a long, long time, not just to play with, but REALLY loves you, then you become Real Does it hurt asked the Rabbit Sometimes, said the Skin Horse, for he was always truthful When you are Real you don t mind being A terrific book, even as an adult, but it gave me quite a scare as a little kid See, I actually managed to get scarlet fever in the first grade, and because of The Velveteen Rabbit, I was terrified that someone was going to come in and force me to burn all of my toys What a delightful book