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Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

Biggys Dileema

Biggy was woken up very early in the morning. He had not had a good night sleep. He was glad when morning come. Lst night masta rememebred rather late that the maize harvest dueing the day had not been collected from the farm. Get that lazy donkey he yelled at his wife. Biggy had him calling him Lazy yet again. '' why not just be lazy'' he thought to himself. madam put the sacks on biggys back as if she had a grudge againist him. she then whipped him so hard that biggy only friend in this house come out of the house runinig. u mother why do you hit biggy like that? He didn't refuse to go simo. complained to his mother. Ingnoring him she picked up a rope and threw it to her husband. masta pushed biggy so roughly that he fell together with the wooden gate. The ants had eaten the planks of wood. Such that a little push masta to go mad. Biggy had turned to apologise fort he accident that he knew he would be blamed for.

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Dalamea Land, Nairobi, Kenya
 
This story describes a...
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relations
economic
opportunity
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nobody
the wrong
people
This story describes a...
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bad idea
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succeeded
 
 
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