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As soon as Penny put her feet down on the floor, she knew what was wrong. There was water up to her ankles! It was very dark in her bedroom, but suddenly the lights came on. Penny and Mrs. Hargreaves were shocked to see that their bed had become a small island sitting in a lake of muddy water. They got up and found Penny’s family in the living room. The water appeared to be rising. ” Penny’s mother asked, as she tried to sooth little Tommy, whom she held tightly in her arms. Tom shot a look in Penny’s direction, not wanting to answer in case he frightened his daughter further.
Take care of him, Herb,” the man called out. ” Now Penny understood his concern. What would it be like to watch your own brother risk his life for strangers? she wondered. “They’re going to get my daddy,” Penny said, trying to explain why this was so important. The big man nodded. She Was No Lady “Let’s go watch them save Daddy,” Penny’s mom said, taking her by the hand. The current had carried them quite a distance downriver, and it took Penny and her mom ten minutes of walking through the downpour to reach Fairglen Crescent.
The driver gunned the motor. Inch by inch the boat closed the distance, fighting the relentless current that seemed determined to push them in every direction except forward. Even Mrs. Hargreaves found new strength. Tom could feel her arms move and she turned her head. The boat approached from Edna’s side of the tree. The man at the bow grabbed a small branch just as the motor made a strange noise and lost power. The big fellow was nearly pulled out of the boat by the force of the water, but he managed somehow to hang on.