It's going to be harder to carry this bucket home
Nya is 11 years old. She is walking to go get water and has dealt with thorns and heat.It will be a 8 hour walk. Nya spends her time doing this each day so that her family has water to drink .
Nya had just came back from her village and had brought Akeer to get water.Her mom told her to bring her sister.They both brought home the dirty water to drink and use.
Akeer go very sick and had to go to a doctor.The doctor told them that akeer had gotton sick because of drinking dirty water.Nya was worried that if Akeer came along and got tired and needed water on the trip to the lake.But she was good as new when she got medicne.
The two men have arrived at Nya's village.The two men and bigger boys are talking about water.Then the men started to examined two trees and said there is water here.
The two men left the village.The village people were clearing the land of small trees and bushes.But it would be dangerous with snakes and scorpions in the grass. Nya would continue her long walk to water.
The two men and others had drilled into the earth.While women collected rocks and drops it in a pile.People worked hard together but Nya still had doubts.