is the tale of the three dead letters of the English language:
Thorn, Eth, and AE (pronounced ----). The teller of these stories, for
there are more than one, is an old cat (O/C) with the sad excuse of a
story tale, er, tail; and a mess of other possible tails and worlds
(that is), a mess of If(f)s; both blissful and broken by the sheer,
immense particularity of it all; and so he glows in the dark. A wise cat
among wonders. A cat who challenges all tails but his own...