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Courage

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It was a cold and windy evening; every leaf is excited that they will fall from the trees. I was sitting still on the tree; I don’t know what to do before I fall from the tree.


“Hi Kayla, what should we do before we fall?” Katy asks me.


“I don’t know, Katy. What can we do?” I ask her.


“Hmmmmmm,”


As Katy was thinking, I heard someone crying. I turned around and saw another leaf crying two feet away from me.


“I wonder why he’s crying…” I said.


“What’s wrong?” I asked the crying leaf.


“I don’t want to fall; I want to live on this tree forever. I don’t want to die.” He said.


“But-“I don’t know what say.


“But that’s not how it goes, we will not die.” I said to him.


“Yes we will, like my parents. They died as they fall right out of this tree.” He said.


I sighed.


“Maybe if we fall together, it won’t be so bad!” I said.


“You know what, it’s not a bad idea!” he said.


As we swayed in the wind we fell together and he was happy. We fell on the ground and we were blown down the street…



Courage
Posted on 2011/10/03
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