this was my life before having a kid! Oh the joys of being a night person. And it takes months to get on a normal sleep schedule, but just one day of going to bed late and you fall right back into being awake all night! Story of my life.
This is funny, but the Beast already knew how to read beforehand. Tarzan, however, never knew in the first place. And the Beast expressed interest in reading Romeo and Juliet agaun after Belle had read it to him. So she let him read it to her.