They’ve found a piece of that plane, says the radio, the one that disappeared almost a year ago. A piece of that plane has washed ashore on the coast of Madagascar, battered and wave-tossed, full of stories it’s just dying to tell someone.
1. It was hot inside the Reefton District Hall, hotter than even the locals expected. For the past two years the local Board of Trustees had been discussing options to install central cooling, or possibly a couple of large extractor fans.
No! You always make me go first,’ I say it quietly, but I’m angry. Biologically I’m the odd one out, standing awkwardly with Marlise and Katherine, in the shallow school pool. I can’t win, but I’ll protest anyway.