How to tie a bowline knot

You might use this story: “Up through the rabbit hole, round the big tree; down through the rabbit hole and off goes he.”

In Finnish, you’d think of another animal: A snake rises from a pond, slithers round a tree, and dives into the water again.

”Käärme nousee lammesta, kiertää puun ympäri, ja sukeltaa takaisin veteen”.