Family problems

But does it make any difference to me?” I asked looking  confused. ”…hum…I don’t know,” replied mum.

”Will it happen in the future, dad? I said annoyed that mum didn’t say to me why.

”You should hear the news, it is bad”, dad whispered in my ear. That moment I ran into the living room as quick as a flash of light and watched the news. The news reporter said, ”We are messing up our home planet and the  blue ocean is loaded with things that should be in the recycling bin so stop throwing out plastic.” So I stopped throwing things out…

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  1. Hello Lacey,
    Not only have you made good use of the prompt in your well written story, you have given a good suggestion. We can all make a difference by recycling and reducing the use of plastics. Well done.
    Ross Mannell (Team 100WC)
    Teacher (retired), N.S.W., Australia

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