Zach is an evacuee in the village of Little Weirwold. Like William,
William? That’s wizard! Will Shakespeare and all that. To be or not to be, that’s indigestion! Ha! Sorry I nearly finished you off--Uncle Ozzie lets me ride his son’s bike--the one he had as a child. Haven’t quite mastered it. Tell me, Will, is this your first visit to the country? It’s not mine exactly, you know, the odd holiday with the parents, but this is the first time I’ve actually sort of lived in the country. I expect you think I’m a bit forward.
_David Wood, Goodnight Mister Tom, Samuel French Acting Edition, 2014, p.35 _