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Finnish flying squirrel warning sign |

Finnish flying squirrel warning sign, not because they are dangerous, but because they are protected.

Finnish! The character looks so angry, but despite how long some words are, it's a beautiful language!

The character looks so angry, but despite how long some words are, it's a beautiful language! <<< Päivänkakkara is not a pretty word but other wise its neat language, I think. (Well easy to say when you are a finn)

Suomen kieli on rikas kieli. Finska språket är ett rikt språk.

I don't know how accurate the cultural translation is, but to avoid all the conjugations, simple is good. And every Finn I met was pretty conservative with words.

PERFECTION

"My childhood’s book had a geek illustrator…" Fantastic HOLY CRAP! Katie, Mom totally has this book!