Chapter 4: Recovery
The school was about to start and I was still in a wheelchair. It was a beautiful day. I love summer days. I do not like hot days, but I was not going out much. My mom was
I have already started school. My mom went into labor about September 8, 1995. I got a baby brother. My mom thought that my baby brother looks like my dad. My dad was happy to have a son. I use my money to buy a blanket for the baby. I could not help mom with the baby. My grandmama came to help my mom with the baby. My parents named my brother Matthew. Matthew was a good baby and he did not cry much. My parents told me I was a good baby too. I did not cry much.
I like my tutor. My tutor’s name is Amelia Watson. Amelia told me that I did not have to call her Mrs. Watson. I can call her Amelia. Amelia is very helpful
Thanksgiving came by really fast. We did not do very much. We have our dinner and watch
Thanksgiving break was over, and I started my home school again. Amelia and I made some key chains for gifts. We are going to the children's hospital before Christmas break to take the gifts we made to the patients. We are also going to buy some toys for the kids. Mary Beth was coming for Christmas break. I was walking a lot better and I will be able to go back to school in the spring. I already got my schedule. I
It was the last day of school. Amelia and I went to the hospital to give the gifts to the children's hospital. The kids love their gifts. I
Christmas was already here. I got a ring and a bracelet. I also got some movies and books. I love my ring. The only thing I did not like about my ring is that the stone would fall off. I was lucky I did not lose the stone. I also got a new bike. My parents told me I could ride my bike to school when I recover. It did not snow this Christmas. I did not care because I was not going to school. I was looking forward to going back to school. The art club was taking a field trip and Mrs. Lake was taking her class bowling.