86. No Internet Connection
Jacob had to write a ten-page paper on
Lincoln by tomorrow. He hadn't even started yet.
always procrastinated, but he always got good grades,
. Jacob poured himself a cup of coffee and
the whole thing. He opened up his laptop.
, he opened up a blank document. Next, he
up the Internet browser. He had to look
information on Abraham Lincoln.
When he clicked the "
" button to look up information, it said there
an Internet connection problem! He checked his router.
looked fine. He double checked if he typed "
Lincoln" incorrectly. He tried turning his wi-fi on
off. It still didn't work. Jacob started to
. He knew his teacher wouldn't give him a
extension. Jacob called customer service and explained his
The person on the other line gave him
, but nothing worked. Jacob talked to the person
about an hour and then gave up. He
upset that he wasted an hour. It was
9 p.m., and he had to turn in
paper at 8 a.m. Jacob had to turn
around. He went to the library, picked out
books on Lincoln and used the library computer.
finished writing at 2 a.m. He ended up
an A on the paper!