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90. A Pet Mouse
Betty was not like most kids, who had
or cats or fish as pets. Betty had
mouse. She liked mice because they were small,
to take care of, and cute. Betty was
the only one who thought mice were cute.
her friends came over to her house, they
disgusted by her mouse. The mouse was male;
name was Augustus. Augustus was the name of
founder of the Roman empire.
When Betty went
feed Augustus, he was nowhere to be found.
wasn't under his little dome or running on
wheel. How did he get out? After hours
looking around the house, Betty put up signs
the neighborhood. Her neighbor ripped it off. "Hey!
did you do that?" Betty asked. "I lost
dog so I'm going to put my sign
. Besides, no one cares about a mouse. Someone
ran over it with a car already," her
Betty didn't let what her neighbor said
her. She continued putting up "Lost Mouse" signs.
then heard a scream. "Ew, it's a mouse!"
cried out loud. Betty followed the scream and
led her to the gas station, where she
Augustus. She grabbed him and hugged him tightly.