Why do you think that Lucy took so long time to understand that she is in danger?

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When Lucy first enters the world of Narnia, the author states that though she is frightened, she is also inquisitive and excited. Who wouldn't be, having just entered a new world through a wardrobe?

If at this point something bad happened, Lucy would probably run back to the safety of the professor's house, never to return again. However, at the beginning, only good things happen, which increasingly confirms to Lucy that she is in a safe place.

Her new friend Mr. Tumnus is not only...

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