A Big Boy
The story presents the theme of our neighbourhood in an adventurous way. Young boys like doing things done by bigger boys. Ben and his friends are playing in the neighbourhood. They soon forget to keep the boundaries get into a forest near the village. Ben sees a hare and decides to catch it. The hare runs deep into the forest and Ben follows it. After all, he is a big boy. The monkeys that are jumping from tree to tree and others sitting on logs scare Ben. Ben has never seen a monkey. He realises that he is alone in the forest. He screams and a warden comes to help him. What will Ben tell his parents? ?I am not a big boy!?