they say, we should break out of our our box as we are confined to the little episodes, as little or large as they are allocated, they say, herr brekst said, even though i am not too sure if large is the right word in this context. it may as well be lorge; or indeed bick.
block of wood was a grand chair or stool, as you like, but herr brekst, having said his line, still looked slightly forlorn.