...t you save them Perry?I froze again. That
was an excellent question, why didnt I? Was I a big coward and
didnt believe in myself? What was up with that? Why couldnt I
be a hero for a change and protect my family? I just couldnt think
up answers for such complicated questions!Hey Perry! Mac
said, brandishing his hand in my face. Yoo-hoo, earth to Perry! He
finally got my attention when he snapped his fingers in my face.
Perry?What? I asked.
Before he could say something, Mrs. Aquabee finished her attendance.All right class.
She said, closing her clipboard. We only got one week before our
race with Mss. Hard shells class. Mss Hard shell was the
swimming coach for the sea turtles. Our class was scauduled to have
mini races and a huge big race against her class next week.And we all want to
win right?!RIGHT! We
all shouted at once. She put her hand next to her invisible ear.I cant hear
you! Do we want to win?YEAH!Who are we?THE FEARLESS
PLATYPUSES!Who are we?THE FEARLESS
since were semi aquatic mammals, were supposed to swim as fast
as we can, away from our predators. So lets all get our butts in
there and swim, swim, swim!That was the signal.
We all stampeded to the lake and splashed in except me. I stayed
behind, just standing in my spot, not moving an inch.Come on Perry!