“I bit him so hard, he was almost crying by the time he reached home!” I felt like the star I was meant to be.
Served him right for the way he treated me. The least he could have done was some powder and perfume. Didn’t I deserve that much?
“Don’t be too hard on him”, the loafers replied; “If you go on this way, you’ll end up with the ragpickers. How will that feel then? Such shiny new leather shoes on an urchin’s feet! ”
“True that”, I thought, maybe I should try and let him grow into me.