…’All colour had faded from the sky and although the big board by the gate creaked slightly in the night wind, there was no passer-by to read the sharp, hard letters that cut straight as black knives across its white surface.
Bugs… (pause) CARROTS! (pause) Reads…
THIS IDEALLY SITUATED ESTATE
COMPRISING SIX ACRES
OF EXCELLENT BUILDING LAND
IS TO BE DEVELOPED
WITH HIGH CLASS MODERN RESIDENCES
BY SUTCH AND MARTIN, LIMITED
OF NEWBURY, BERKS
Cara… In the context of the story then, this notice spells doom for the rabbits and the warren…
Bugs… So, what’s going on? Why have we presented you with these cards?
Cara… A spanking, brand new pair of Bunny ears for anyone who can tell us?
Bugs… If no takers… Well, you are all now Rabbits anyway…Why?
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