Salva is an 11 year old boy who is day dreaming in school. He already knows about what the teacher is teaching the class so all he can think about is what will happen at home. He feels he is very lucky to be able to go to school.
Rising Action #2
School is interrupted by gunshots and every one runs outside. Their teacher is alarmed and tells them to run into a bush to escape. Salva runs to hide in a bush and is separated from his family.
Rising Action #3
Salva and a group of refugees encounter a group of rebels. The rebels tell them to separate into 2 groups, a men group and a women/kid group. Salva goes with the women and kids group while the men go to war.
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Salva gets left where the rest of the group leave without him. Salva looks around and sees a house with an old lady in it. He lives with her for a while, but soon they run out of water and she too abandoned him.
Salva is reunited with his uncle who just came back from a war and they greet each other. Salva's uncle provides food for himself and Salva but later he dies. Now Salva is back to being lonely.
Salva arrives at a refugee camp where he stays until he is selected to go live with a family. One day he looks at the list of people and sees his name on the list. Salva gets excited that he is finally going to have a new family.