Little BoyWhen I went to my new school, I found out quickly about the boy who ran home from the bus stop as fast he could. Everyone would laugh at him as he tripped over his second hand shoes and quickly get back up. Everyone asked why, yet the small round faced boy didn't answer. He'd purse his lips tightly together and shake his head sadly, as if it pained him somehow.Little Boy1 year ago in Short Stories More Like This
A rumour soon spread out, about his sister.
'She's insane! I swear, the girl's mental, crying hysterically…she cuts herself, too. Really, I mean, so attention seeking!'
'She's depressed, I think. I don't know why he bothers running home when he's got her waiting for him.'
One day, the little round faced boy didn't come to school. He didn't come the next day, or the next. For a whole week the small boy was absent. The students turned their attention to other students who did things that were unusual and began picking on them.
Finally, the round faced boy was back. When the bus stopped at his usual place, he got off, and I