242. Hungry Abel
one day, Abel opened his refrigerator and gasped
he noticed there wasn't anything in there. "Who
all the food?" Abel asked his brother Mel,
was in the living room sitting down on
couch watching cartoons. "You probably woke up in
middle of the night and ate it all!"
humorously responded. Abel was not amused. His stomach
growling and he had no time for Mel's
quips. "I'm so hungry! I could eat a
!" Abel proclaimed. "I bet you can easily eat
," Mel jokingly said. "You are so funny," Abel
Abel thought of ordering a pepperoni pizza
phone, but soon realized he had only five
. He needed ten dollars to make the purchase.
was short by five dollars. Abel asked his
if he could pitch in for the rest,
he had no cash. "Are you even hungry?"
asked Mel. "I already ate," Mel said. This
Abel jealous and a bit angry. "What did
eat?" Abel inquired, with furrowed brows. "A ten-dollar
," Mel casually replied. "You must be kidding," Abel
, almost yelling. Mel just sat there watching a
of an episode from The Simpsons.
coming back?" Abel asked Mel. "I don't know"
replied. Abel could now only hope that his
would come to the rescue and bring a
fresh pizza from Pizza Mountain. Abel plopped down
to Mel on the couch and started watching
with him. They both laughed out loud at
cartoon's funny characters. Abel was enjoying himself so
that he had forgotten that he was hungry.
commercials began playing. Abel's stomach started calling for
again. "I'm going to starve to death," Abel
, as the front door to his house started
. "I'm back, and I brought pizza!" Abel's mom
as she came in through the door. Abel
not wait to get his hands on the