Sophie. A fictional Story Inspired by a Real Dog
Chapter 1: The Letter
“Ouch! What was that?”
I felt something big hit me on the head. Still half asleep, I slowly opened my eyes. A big green apple lay in front of my nose. Strange. We have only palm trees in my backyard. Where did it come from? I looked up. Breeze, the rat, was sitting on the fence. She froze for a moment, her arms locked in a circle as if still holding something round.
“Oops. Sorry, Sophie,” she giggled.
I couldn’t sleep anymore, so I decided to go inside to spend time on my favorite couch and watch some TV. “Would you like to come in, Breeze?”
Sometimes, when nobody’s around, Breeze and I hang out together. Of course, I’ve never told anyone because, after all, people don’t usually invite rats into their houses. But I think they’re missing out.
Breeze got a bag of already-made popcorn from the cabinet, and we settled on the couch. The TV show Royal Watch was on, live from London. My sister Beatrice lives in London......