"Many happy returns of the day," said Piglet, having now got closer.
Eeyore stopped looking at himself in the stream, and turned to stare at Piglet.
"Just say that again," he said."
"Many hap ー"
"Wait a moment."
Balancing on three legs, he began to bring his fourth leg very cautiously up to his ear.
"I did this yesterday," he explained, as he fell down for the third time. "It's quite easy. It's so as I can hear better....There, that's done it! Now then, what were you saying?" He pushed his ear forward with his hoof.