The thing is, the first two lines make zero sense in context, out of context, even as nothing but a reference to the book. They're just, what?
I assumed it was random bullshit but the fact that it's a quote is hilarious.
Andrew went on to compare it to https://undertale-science.tumblr.com/post/136011592623/whoa-charadidnt-know-you-read-japanese
Which is actually a good use of a reference because it fits even if you don't know what it's from and it's not said by a character who exists purely to say those lines.
Related but I never wanted to bring up the game: All of the save files I found for cut content way back when got recorded and uploaded, if anyone wants to torture themselves. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DQHeu4QgnaM