At the beginning of every summer, Bossy and her daughter make lists of ten things they hope to do during the summer and three things they hope to eat during the summer and five ways they hope to be during the summer.
Bossy’s list always contains lots of references to reading more books, eating more crabs, yelling less, reading crabs, eating books, and not yelling at crabs or books.
Bossy’s daughter’s list always contains lots of references to sleepovers.
With less than two weeks remaining until Bossy’s daughter heads off to Middle School, Bossy and her daughter sat down with their summer lists to evaluate how many things they were able to achieve so far.
Let’s put it this way: over the next twelve days, Bossy and her daughter are going to need to break a sweat relaxing if they’re ever going to consider this summer a success.
Which is what today’s Ten-Word challenge is all about: in exactly ten words, can you tell Bossy about the things you wish you could have achieved this summer?
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