“Generally your advocate is one person,” said Carrot. “We’re going to have to ask you some difficult questions. You’re allowed to have someone to help you. Perhaps you have a friend we could fetch?”
Brick pondered this. The only people he could think of in this context were Totally Slag and Big Marble, although more correctly they fell into the category of “people dad don’t fro fings at me much and let me glom a bit o’ Slab sometimes.” Right now, these did not seem ideal qualifications.
He pointed to Sergeant Detritus.
“Him,” he said. “He helped me find my teef.”
– a little kindness makes a difference |
Terry Pratchett, Thud!