“Why do you
mope?” Mom asked when she looked
“Dad said I
have to rake,” I said.
“Then he said
Mike and I have to take the rakes
to grandma and grandpa’s and rake there too.”
said Mom. "But, do not mope!"
“I do not
think it will take you long to rake!” Mom said.
and grandpa will like your help”.
“You and Mike
are good workers”
be paid to rake.” Mom added.
“Why would we
be paid?" I asked.
grandpa help us too. They help us a lot," Mike said.
"Mike and I
will help grandma and grandpa," I said.
"We will not
be paid," Mike and I said.
“ I hope it
will be fun for you and Mike,” Mom said.