by Roald Dahl
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"Passage" (Author's Last Name, #)."Matilda longed for her parents to be good,loving,understanding and honorable and intelligent."(Dahl,pg #52)
This shows that her parents are the exact opposite of what she has just described this also shows that she loves her parents but she notices that they don't give her the love that she wants in return.