Im sorry Dad!! Please let me play with the Scorpions! This is a one in a lifetime experience and I've been looking forward to this for so long!!
And you want to play basketball?!?! That must be some kind of joke. Now you just get to your room and hit those books.
Give us the treasure old man, we don't want to hurt you.
Characters: Greg, Gregs Dad, Lemon Brown Setting: The abandoned, old tenement, Greg's house Conflict: Greg got a bad grade on his report card and so his Dad is angry at him so he punishes him by not letting him play basketball.
Greg meets a man named Lemon Brown and quickly becomes good friends with him. Lemon Brown lives in this old tenement. When Lemon Brown and Greg are talking about how Lemon Brown has a"treasure" these thugs hear them and they come and threaten Lemon Brown to give them his "treasure".