When Ernie met BertWhen Ernie Met Bert
By: WallynSimonsGirl/Rika/Brittany R.
"Bird-brain! Bird-brain! Bird-brain! Bird-Brain!!" their voices pierced his ears and the taunting caused tears to burn his eyes. The young, pale boy sniffled,
"I-I am not a bird-brain!"
"Yeah ya are! You like pigeons, stupid!"
"Yeah, that's just weird!! Pigeons are dumb!!"
"Just like you, you big baby!" one of the older kids pushed him harshly to the ground, causing the boy to cry out. Then, the new book his father had gotten him was picked up off the ground and the kids started flipping through the pages.
"What is this JUNK?!!"
"Blech!! Look at all these words!!"
"Looks like he's a nerd too!! Bet he'll cry if I do this!" and with that, the bully ruthlessly ripped out a page from the book. The younger boy on the ground felt his heart being ripped in two.
"N-no!! No give it b