3rd person limited POV It was Tom's birthday and his mother had not even told him happy birthday or acknowledged his special day.
3rd person limited POV On their way home from the laundry mat they passed a comic book stand where Tom saw the book he's wanted for a while. he thought his mom would get a the comic but she just continued walking.
3rd person limited POV When Tom and his mom got home Tom was very upset that his own mother had forgotten his birthday. But what his didn't know was that when he walked inside all of hos friends and family would be there to ay happy birthday.