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The Man With Mice In His WallsA man, lying sleepless in the dark one night, presently became aware of the sounds of mice in the walls.The Man With Mice In His Walls by Peachakean
“How they run!” he said. “What a noise they make!”
In the morning, he called his neighbor inside to tell him of his troubles.
“Listen!” he said. “There are mice in my walls! Can you hear them?”
“I have mice in my house too,” said the neighbor. “So does everyone. Did you hear of our neighbor far away that has a problem with rats instead? Don’t worry so much.”
And that night, still thinking of rats far away, the man went to bed and heard the mice, and the next night, and the next, and every night the noise grew louder, until one night, many months later, it was loud enough to wake him up.
“How they chew!” he said. “What a noise they make!’
In the morning, he called his friend inside to tell him of his troubles.
“Listen!” he said, “There are mice in my walls! Can you