Chapter 23

"Goodmorning,"saidthelittleprince. 

"Goodmorning,"saidthesalesclerk. Thiswasasalesclerkwhosoldpillsinventedtoquenchthirst. Swallowoneaweekandyounolongerfeelanyneedtodrink. 

"Whydoyousellthesepills?" 

"Theysavesomuchtime,"thesalesclerksaid. "Expertshavecalculatedthatyoucansavefifty-threeminutesaweek." 

"Andwhatdoyoudowiththosefifty-threeminutes?" 

"Whateveryoulike." 

"IfIhadfifty-threeminutestospendasIliked,"thelittleprincesaidtohimself,"I’dwalkveryslowlytowardawaterfountain..." 

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