Letter: Pooh's tragedy

Sir: A A Milne? A carefree childhood? ("Now we are sick", 28 January.)

At the end of The House at Pooh Corner, Christopher Robin, aged about six, explains to Pooh that he is to be sent, teddyless, away to boarding school. It may be Michael Glover's idea of a carefree childhood, but it isn't mine.


London SW8