“Mother,” said Rat Boy. “This weekend is Father’s Day. Some of my friends and their dad’s are having a father and son baseball game. I wish I knew where father was.”
“I wish this day would have waited for a … Read the rest
“Cecilia,” said Rat Boy to his baby sister. “Mother’s Day is coming up. We really need to do something special for her. She does everything for us.”
“She does,” said Cecilia. “I love Mother very much.”
“I do too,” said … Read the rest
“Rat Boy!” exclaimed Safety Kid, when Rat Boy opened the door. “It is nice to meet you.”
“Come in,” said Rat Boy. “We have been expecting you.”
“I am running a little late this morning,” said Safety Kid. “The alarm … Read the rest
“Children,” said Mother, about a week before Christmas. “Christmas is going to be tight this year. I don’t have much money.”
“Cecilia and I don’t need anything this year,” said Rat Boy. “We know things are tough.”
“I appreciate that,” … Read the rest
“Rat Boy,” said Cecilia, his baby sister. “Can we play in the park today? It looks like a nice day outside.”
“I guess we could,” said Rat Boy, who had just finished cleaning up the kitchen for his mother. “Winter … Read the rest
Rat Boy was walking through the back alley of the cheese factory one summer night , when he felt an empty pop can hit him.
“Go away!” screamed one of the employees of the cheese factory. “You rats are just … Read the rest
“Thank you for babysitting your sister for me while I am at work,” said Mother one bright summer morning, while eating her breakfast of leftover toast.
“You are welcome,” said Rat Boy. “Cecilia is easy to look after.”
“Yes,” said … Read the rest
Rat Boy was taking his baby sister, Cecilia, for a walk in the park. Their mother was at work trying to make ends meet for her family. That was becoming more and more of a chore every pay cheque because … Read the rest
Mother was cooking supper while Rat Boy was looking after his sister, Cecilia.
“Rat Boy,” said Mother. “Dinner is ready.”
Rat Boy sat Cecilia in her high chair. He sat beside her while Mother dished out dinner. Rat Boy notices … Read the rest