Jean is travelling around
New England by car. One day she stops in a small village to look at a
beautiful church. There is a cemetery in front of it, and an old man is
raking the grass around the graves.
Peter is ten years old.
One day his friend Paul says to him, "I'm going to have a birthday party
on Saturday, Peter. Can you come?" Peter asks his mother, and she says, "Yes, you can go." She phones Paul's mother to tell her.
In theory people are
either morning people, who get up very early, or afternoon people, who
don't, but things may not be quite as simple as this. People who sleep
until late may not do this on purpose.
Mrs. Sato is sad, it is
her birthday, and she is alone. Her husband died in 1985. Her daughter
lives in another city. Her son is working.Mrs. Sato goes to the telephone and calls a company in Tokyo, Japan.