From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler Dreams, Hopes, and Plans Quotes
How we cite our quotes: (Chapter.Paragraph)
"I've picked you to accompany me on the greatest adventure of our mutual lives," Claudia repeated. (1.26)
Claudia sure does romanticize things, but in a way, it's because she believes that this is going to be a big and grand adventure. And it's true—those kids end up getting into a lot more than they bargained for.
On Tuesday night Jamie found his list of instructions under his pillow pinned to his pajamas. (2.1)
Talk about getting down to the nitty-gritty of adventure planning. Claudia leaves Jamie a note, and he takes the whole "sneaky and complicated" business to another level when he eats the whole note. Yes. Eats it.