the nougat likes ballet? i don't understand this sentence:‘ It’s a perfect little ballet
‘I do hope they’ll be good. I’ve chosen them
because of the colours. There are some round things
which really look too divine. And just look at this
nougat,’ he cried ecstatically, ‘just look at it! It’s a
perfect little ballet!’
But at that moment the shopman appeared. ‘Oh,
I forgot. They’re none of them paid for,’ said Bobby,
looking frightened. Isabel gave the shopman a
note, and Bobby was radiant again. ‘Hallo, William!
I’m sitting by the driver.’ And bare- headed, all in
white, with his sleeves rolled up to the shoulders, he
leapt into his place. ‘Avanti!’ he cried . . .