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In his "poems for children" written for Lolita, Humbert--apparently regressing to the infantility he so adores--speaks of their union as that of a "Squirl and his Squirrel" (239).
This however, has not occurred; the indigenous communities which are taught alphabetic writing continue to produce in varying degrees multimodal writing on paper and, like the alphabetic writing in Portuguese (rather than in indigenous languages) that accompanies it, it contradicts all expectations, apart from the standard historical (now unvoiced) preconception that a propensity for drawing may be a sign of the inherent infantility of the indigenous.
Our Ford's parodically Christlike regard is for infantility, not infants.