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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:

Horrible Day I Have Never Experience

It was a sunny day when we were on our way home from school.When we reached home everybody remove his uniform put on sevelian clothes and started on our way to explore the village.As soon as we get away from our home than our friend Abel joined us,then an idea came to Abel,''Hey guys, we are grown up know let us push this stationary car and see if we will be jailed.Without dillydalling all of us accepted in uniform.After pushing the car,it hitted a nearby tree and broke the side mirror.In a twinkle of an eye we had noise catch them!the crowd caught us and treated us mercilessly then we were taken to jailed.We stayed there for two days sleeping on the floor of a poorly ventilated house with getting limited food.On the third day we were set free but we said to our selves that we we their again.

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  • The story describes a bad idea that failed
  • This story makes me feel frustrated
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to freedom
  • I was affected by what happened in the story
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  • What happened in the story relates to community, region, or country
  • What happened in the story relates to an organization

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Kahoya, Uasin Gishu, Kenya
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Who benefited from what
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