The Age of the Avocados

Wicklow Montessori School, Wicklow Town, 5th & 6th Class, Fighting Words Wicklow 24 November 2021

Daisy was being chased by the police, locket in hand. She was running because she stole bread from a bakery.

She was very, very hungry. Her stomach was rumbling so loudly it sounded like an earthquake. 

She was running on the Ha’Penny Bridge. Her body shivered with the cold as the rain battered her face.

As the rain lessened for a moment, she got a glimpse of Oreo the Cow. 

As she sprinted towards Oreo, she slipped and the locket fell down a drain.

Tears streamed down her face.

“That was the last memory of my parents,” she sobbed. 

She frantically tugged at the drain lid before running off. She hopped on Oreo and got away.

She was heading towards her hide-out in an alleyway. 

She came to a halt and an avocado rolled out of her hide-out...