Anywhere One Jump by Betty
There was a frog named Frogshy who lived ina large and
huge city. She had only one family member which was her
mother,but she is weak and losing her health. They
need medecine to treat Silar. Frogshy is in agony about
trying to find a job. She wonders what her best talent is.
She said to her mum, "What is my best talent?"
Mum said, "Sweety, you are the best in everything!"
Frogshy said, " I know mum, but I need a job. I want
Silar said, " I am sure you will do well as you have
strong legs so you can make the longest jump in the world.
"Good! It's right, I wanna be a mail delivery girl
- wherever I go I will go in one jump!"
She started to delivery the mail. she is very diligent
and every citizen like her. She is very quick, correct and
kind. Her mother is taking her medecine too. They had a
huge house and a servant is taking care of Sitar. Fogshy
is working everyday so therefore she can't see her.
Sitar felt sorrow but Forgshy doesn't know Silar's feelings.
Forgshy thought there is no problem and everything is going
One day Forgshy is ready to go to work. That time Silar
comes to Forgshy's room and said to her, "Lovely doughter,
could you stay in the house one day with me?"
"Mum, today is very important, everyone is expecting
me at work."
"But, honey, it is raining outside."
"Mum , It doesn't matter to me. I'm a professional,
"But", Sitar whispers.
Froshy was gone. Sitar was left alone. Frogshy came home
and realized something was the matter. Sitar had passed
away and she was holding Frogshy's picture.
Story and drawing of by Betty in the Storytelling
program with Della .