"...And how exactly like an egg he is!' she said aloud, standing with her hands ready to catch him, for she was every moment expecting him to fall.
`It's very provoking,' Humpty Dumpty said after a long silence, looking away from Alice as he spoke, `to be called an egg -- very!'
`I said you looked like an egg, Sir,' Alice gently explained. `And some eggs are very pretty, you know,' she added, hoping to turn her remark into a sort of compliment.
`Some people,' said Humpty Dumpty, looking away from her as usual, `have no more sense than a baby!..."
**My Humptys will be going up for sale through my website shop soon! They had their professional pictures taken yesterday, and they were very gentlemanly indeed. (¡They each got a peppermint for being so good!) There are five Humptys total, varying in clothing and in nature - all hand-crafted and hand-painted with much-much love. Keep a look out in my shop for their debut soon!!**