7. Jim Walks Nancy Home from School
Jim and his sister were walking home
school. "How was school?" Jim asked. "It
nice," said Jim's sister. Her name was
. Nancy was seven. She had black hair.
hair was short and straight. She also
braces. Jim forgot to bring an umbrella
Nancy. Jim and Nancy huddled together under
's umbrella. The rain fell lightly. "Let's hurry,"
said. Jim and Nancy walked faster. Jim
on a puddle. The water splashed. Nancy's
got wet. "I'm sorry," Jim said. "It's
," said Nancy. It started raining more. They
arrived home. Lightning struck across the sky.
sounded loud. They were safe inside. Nancy's
were wet. She changed her clothes. Jim
the same. Nancy looked out the window.
was raining hard. She was glad to
inside. Jim felt the same.