By Marissa Moss
During this illustrated magazine of the preferred Amelia sequence, Amelia is preparing for a three-day type box journey the place she'll eventually get a holiday from her older sister Cleo. yet then catastrophe moves. She unearths out that Cleo is really coming!
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I'd never been left so happily alone, alone, that is, in Warren's wonderful company. His talk mimicked the cadence of the stones he kicked. Warren showed me the mica glow in the arrowheads and quartz-tipped spears he'd unearthed. Warren's cigar box overflowed with other people's souvenirs, miniature monuments, key chains, lighters, and initialed items like cuff links and bracelets. He scoured the corners of the rooms of the departed while his "mother," slip of the tongue there, vacuumed. "People always leave something behind," he said.
Maybe he thought that as a step-father he should go only so far. But the $40 a week my father sent as child-support should have gone a long way to maintaining a child in the late fifties. He didn't like the idea of soldiers, but after the visit to General Klein's I had him over a barrel. I would have soldiers then. 99. "Here," he said, taking advantage of the opportunity to be done with this expedition as soon as possible, "soldiers. A hundred. " I flushed. " I grabbed a box with a see-through cellophane window from an adjacent table: these men were silver; they had definition; they were three times the size of the generic men; there was one of each type (officer, bazooka wielder, belly-crawling rifleman); they wouldn't fall down when a train went past in the railroad yard below my window.
Was this before or after your day with the principal? My question has always been what could I have been thinking en route to the playground that brilliant fall morning: was the sun in my eyes, did the light bounce off the chain-link fence into my eyes as I neared the gate or was I lost in reverie long before that? Did I see or hear the ball go through the window, the ball released by Pogowho didn't need a pogo stick to kick out your teeth in midairand still walk not run across the playground Page 39 brandishing my innocence on the burning concrete?
Amelia's Most Unforgettable Embarrassing Moments by Marissa Moss