|He thought for a long time and finally decided to...do
the right thing and drop it in a mailbox. But the other boy was not as good. He was also
older and stronger, so he snatched it from the first boy and insisted on opening it to
find out what was inside.
Just as he was about to open it,
they heard music coming their way and looked up to see a band marching straight down the
street. The second boy was so excited he forgot all about the letter and threw it back on
the ground. The first boy picked the letter up and dusted it off. Now all he had to do was
to find a mailbox.
He looked around but he did not see one close by. He knew that if
he followed the band he was sure to find one eventually, but he was concerned that if he
didn't find a mailbox right away that the other boy might get his hands on the letter
again. Just then he saw his friend returning so he decided to...