Call Me Bandicoot Author:William Pene du Bois Ermine Bandicoot has the look of a miser. His black suit is skinny and cheap, with extra buttons to hold it close, and zippers to lock the pockets.
Two passengers on a ferryboat run into Ermine Bandicoot, one going, one returning. Each finds himself feeding Ermine Bandicoot and handing him money all through the trip. Why?