Eight year old Carl was in the car with his mom on the way to visit his friend Mike. Carl enjoyed being in the company of Mike and at times that is all he would talk about. Mike this and Mike that was all his mother would hear.
Carl's mom was in a hurry for a Dr appointment and did not want to be late, so when she reached the house where Mike lived, she let Carl out of the car and told him to mind his manners and behave himself. I will be back about 6:30 to pick you up the mom stated and closed the door. In a hurry, she left Carl to knock on the door of his friend and before she could see if Carl entered the house of his friend, she left the area and headed off to her Dr appointment.
Was this the right thing for the mom to do? Did Carl get into his friends' house safely? Was anyone home at his friends' house? To find out the answers to these questions and to find out what happened to Carl you will need to read the award wining Novel "The Pond" by Author Tamera E Lawrence.
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