By Roald Dahl
From the writer of The BFG and Matilda!
Willy Wonka's well-known chocolate manufacturing facility is beginning at last! But in simple terms 5 fortunate kids might be allowed inside of. And the winners are: Augustus Gloop, an drastically fats boy whose pastime is consuming; Veruca Salt, a spoiled-rotten brat whose mom and dad are wrapped round her little finger; Violet Beauregarde, a dim-witted gum-chewer with the quickest jaws round; Mike Teavee, a toy pistol-toting gangster-in-training who's keen about tv; and Charlie Bucket, Our Hero, a boy who's sincere and sort, courageous and precise, and sturdy and prepared for the wildest time of his existence!
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So, with resigned and acquiescent heart, Whene'er your name on some chance lip may lie, I seem to see an alien shade pass by, A spirit wherein I have no lot or part. Thus may a captive, in some fortress grim, From casual speech betwixt his warders, learn That June on her triumphal progress goes Through arched and bannered woodlands; while for him She is a legend emptied of concern, And idle is the rumour of the rose.  SONG April, April, Laugh thy girlish laughter; Then, the moment after, Weep thy girlish tears, April, that mine ears Like a lover greetest, If I tell thee, sweetest, All my hopes and fears.
I sha'n't forgit the night When I dropped be'ind the fight With a bullet where my belt-plate should 'a' been.  'E lifted up my 'ead, An' 'e plugged me where I bled, An' 'e guv me 'arf-a-pint o' water—green; It was crawlin' an' it stunk, But of all the drinks I've drunk, I'm gratefullest to one from Gunga Din. It was "Din! Din! Din! " 'E carried me away To where a dooli lay, An' a bullet come an' drilled the beggar clean. 'E put me safe inside, An' just before 'e died: "I 'ope you liked your drink," sez Gunga Din.
THE CAP AND BELLS A Queen was beloved by a jester, And once when the owls grew still He made his soul go upward And stand on her window sill. In a long and straight blue garment, It talked before morn was white, And it had grown wise by thinking Of a footfall hushed and light. But the young queen would not listen; She rose in her pale nightgown, She drew in the brightening casement And pushed the brass bolt down.  The tongue of it sweet with dreaming Of a flutter of flower-like hair, But she took up her fan from the table And waved it off on the air.