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Benny Bear Builds a Lift

Yael Mermelstein

I have a secret to tell you. A big secret. I’d appreciate if you’d keep it under wraps. You see, you know as well as I do that my brother Nonny thinks I can do anything. My mother says I’m the sun, the moon, and the stars as far as Nonny is concerned. But that’s just not true. You see, there are a lot of things I can’t do.

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

I’m not very neat. I always throw my clothing on the floor at night instead of putting it in the hamper and my parents sometimes tell me that my floor is NOT a hamper. But the next day I usually forget. And I don’t even always remember to brush my teeth. (Please don’t tell that to the kids at school. That will be the end of my social life.) Thankfully, I’m pretty good at a lot of other things. Nonny knows I’m popular. People say I’m the class king even though I don’t wear a crown. So here’s why I was really worried.

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