He thought as slowly as he could then tickled himself…. And giggled at once.
“It must only work on snails.”
Bertha the barrel had been watching. “So, you want to stop being so ticklish,” she said firmly when Wally had explained about THE SOCKS.
“I see,” she said pulling out a large blue book and after thumbing through the soggy pages found what she was looking for ‘The ultimate cure for ticklishness’.
Bertha’s book had a cure for EVERYTHING and the answer was always WASHING!
“Errr… I don’t like the sound of that,” faltered Wally but before he could say anything, Bertha began.