A Long Walk To Water by Linda Sue Park
Southern Sudan, 2008 Nya's Story
"Nya put the container down and sat on the ground She always tried not to step on the spiky plants that grew along the path, but their thorns littered the ground everywhere" (Park 8).
Nya used another thorn to prick and prod at the one stuck in her heel.
"She pressed her lips together against the pain" (Park 8).
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