What's next

What's next

Size: 25.4cm x 38.1cm (10' x 15')

'What's next?' asked the small girl.
'Whatever comes,' said the dishevelled little owl.
'What if it's awful?' asked the small girl.
'It might not be,' said the dishevelled little owl. 
(Pause.)
'But I know there's something bad coming,
'and I know it's going to hurt,' said the small girl.
'Bad things have a way of bringing good things out of the cupboard.
'Things that were hidden away,' said the dishevelled little owl. 
(Pause.)
'What things?' asked the small girl.
'You'll see,' said the dishevelled little owl.