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There was once a village near a lake with a few people. In the morning, the people would look after their crops and chop up some wood, but when the sun
Once there was a little girl called Anne. She was age 10. She had a rag doll maker. One day, she asked her Mum if she could make a rag doll. Her Mum said
Greensville High School was a great place to learn and make many friends. There are currently 845 students and 19 teachers. Sure it sounds like a great
On Saturday, I went to Oasis with my phoppo (paternal aunt). It was one hour drive. When we arrived, we sat on a white slide. It was big. When we had
I knew where the body was... That's the way the cookie crumbles... but is it? My best friend Alana's dead, but that's the way the cookie crumbles? I
He can’t stand the sound of silence or the stark-white walls that enclosed him in his small square prison. The walls are white. His clothes are white.
This girl and her father lived in their own book store. The girl’s name was Allison (Alli for short) and she was 12. Her father was alone because her mother
There was a girl named Lily who was 9 years old and loved flowers.One day she passed away in the flower garden and her family moved far away. Years later,
Emma Johnson has been a widow ever since a tragic accident when her husband died. She lives in a big mansion by herself, and without her beloved, she often
My name was Destiny. I was eleven years old and was already an elite gymnast. That sad night was the worst of my life. I put the grips on my hand, during
Ryan had just moved into his new work, and so far he loved it, but there was one simple factor he didn't like. He wasn't allowed on the sixth floor of
Tim had a best friend named Samantha. She was very nice and honest everytime. They visited each other's houses nearly everytime. They liked each other