Short stories and stories that I’ll never finish
Ruby Can’t Wait to Have Everything
I walked to the edge of the lake.
“Do you want to go fishing right here?” I asked.
“NNNNO!” Ruby shouted.
“It will disturb the fish!”
“Okay...” I told the obstinate 10-year old.
“Do you want to swim instead?”
“Ya ya ya!” She began walking backward to get a running start. Suddenly, she tripped on a branch and fell over. The crimson leaves covering the ground sank under her weight and revealed a gaping hole in the ground. Then, Ruby fell.

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