Practice with set phrase story. The little match girl was out in the snowstorm. Her feet were like ice cubes and her fingertips had frostbite.
HIGH PRICE OF MOM’S HELP IS DRAG ON FAMILY BUSINESS DEAR ABBY: Twenty years ago, my sister and I bought a business from our mother. We all love and respect one another and get along well. We will be finished paying off the business in two years. Our problem: Mom, who is now 77, still […]
NO AFFECTION ANYMORE DEAR ABBY: My husband of 39 years no longer hugs me or shows me any affection. I have seen him through cancer and diabetes. We have four grown children, and we have been seeing a therapist for a year and a half. He is kind, generous and friendly, but there are no […]
Sara Smith, who lives in San Francisco, went shopping for cat food. Sara is 30, and lives at 3037 Market St. She has lived there since 1990. Sara is married. She is married to a man named John. She has been married for 7 years. They have two children, and one very big cat. Their son […]
Carlos buys a new car. It’s a very expensive car. It’s a huge, blue, fast car. While driving down the street, Carlos sees a girl on a bicycle. She has long blond hair and is beautiful. He yells to her, “What’s up?” She ignores him. He yells, “How’s it going?” She keeps going and ignores him. He […]
I arrive in Guatemala on The Day of the Dead, November 1st. I’m curious about this holiday, so I go to the cemetery to see what’s happening. What I find is quite interesting.