Guppies and friends

By: Ms.Saz

Guppies and friends


       One evening at school Ms.Olivia noted that few boys were carrying a bottle and others were making a mess to grab it from them. Being confused she enquired the children. They were scared to disclose it to their teacher. But one of them shouted that they were guppies. The culprits were shocked and were caught red-handed by her and questioned. Though she took the matter seriously, they were appreciated for their tenderness.
      The next day in the class, she shared her memories of her childhood days. Children were excited to hear. They requested her to tell about them. Memories fetched her back to her family. Her brother was fond of pets. He had a special interest in caring for them. Cats, dogs, birds and even fishes were his pets. The new attractions were guppies in his fish tank that was made of cement rings. Every time he fed them, watched their moments and flow in the tank. He was influenced by his uncle who had a glass aquarium at his house. There was a small pet shop in that street. He visited the