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What is the meaning of "They don't let you" in "The House At Pooh Corner"?

This is from The House At Pooh Corner by A. A. Milne: Then, suddenly again, Christopher Robin, who was Still looking at the world with his chin in his hands, called out “Pooh!” "Yes?" said ...
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What kind of letters is "many an unexpected letter that WOL had written to himself"?

Piglet opened the letter-box and climbed in. Then, having untied himself, he began to squeeze into the slit, through which in the old days when front doors were front doors, many an unexpected letter ...
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Can a ceiling have a front door that had once been a front door?

Pooh and Piglet and Owl had a chat in Owl's house but it was blown down. Pooh sat on the floor which had once been a wall, and gazed up at the ceiling which had once been another wall, with a front ...
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Is this Eeyore's irony?

“Hallo, Eeyore,” they called out cheerfully. “Ah!” said Eeyore. “Lost your way?” “We just came to see you,” said Piglet. “And to see how your house was. Look, Pooh, it's still standing!” “I know,” ...
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Are there two Pooh?

Now one autumn morning when the wind had blown all the leaves off the trees in the night, and was trying to blow the branches off, Pooh and Piglet were sitting in the Thoughtful Spot and wondering. &...
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