Peter had been the sober, obedient child in the family.
His mother had a soft corner for him, and supported him in all sibling conflicts.
Today, Peter had shredded his brother’s text books, cut his new clothes into pieces, and dismantled his toys.
The family was aghast at this unexpected behavior, just a day before they were planning his birthday bash.
Peter was the second child in the family, and always had to manage on hand-me-downs from his elder brother.
He wanted new things for his birthday, and for the next academic year in school.
Inspired by Six Sentence Stories