Witches float, the innocent sink

We’re reading The Witch of Blackbird Pond, by Elizabeth George Speare. It takes place in 1687 Connecticut, so I just explained the water test for witches to Mookie.

“But that makes no sense!” she said. “That’s like saying a car’s only a car if it doesn’t drive!”

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