DP Daily Prompt: Ripped from the headlines
Click over to whatever website you visit most frequently to get news. Find the third headline on the page. Make sure that headline is in your post.
It was not easy to find a third headline on a page of the websites I follow. I checked the reader and came up with a line I thought I can use it as a headline, this one is by ‘Jen’.
Miss Dotty was having a hard time teaching her class. For some reason these fourth grade students were extremely hyper that day. When nine year old boys and girls are in a playful mood there is nothing any teacher can do to calm them down.
Miss Dotty was not going to give up, she came up with a new topic of discussion in her mind, “Why don’t I ask them what would they like to be when they grow up?”
As soon as she finished speaking, thirty hands went up, some thought if they raise both their hands, the teacher would notice.
Miss Dotty looked around, there at the back of the class William was frantically waving both hands. Well she thought, it’s quite interesting to see William’s hands up. He never participates in any class discussions, she’s got to find out what’s on his little mind.
Well said Miss Dotty, “what do you want to be when you grow up William?”
William stood right up feeling proud of himself that his teacher picked him first.
Miss he said, “can I tell what I told my mother when she asked me what I want to be when I grow up?”
Sure said Miss Dotty, “go right ahead!”
“I said, he swallowed hard I said: “Mommy! I want to make Whiskey!”
There was silence for a few moments, then little Harry got courageous, he asked: “Miss what is Whiskey?” 🙂