A Basic Short Story Containing All The Necessary Elements Of Literature.

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Carl Who?It was the beginning of another typical day for Carl. The sun shone through his window and his alarm clock went off waking him up. Through his window he saw the spring leaves starting to sprout and a clear sky with a rising sun. Lazily he hits the snooze button for another 20 minutes of sleep not realizing it was a school day. Quickly a yell come from downstairs that he had missed the bus. Finally getting up he trips over a stuffed animal and lands on one of his precious test tubes. He realized that he had hit the test tube and a sharp pain went through his body making him scream and jump. Another yell and Carl was off running to get downstairs. Running while getting his cloth on he got to the breakfast table and shoved some cereal in his mouth. With his mom now honking outside for him to get into the car he runs and gets his book bag. Finally he reaches the car and hops in the front seat. His day in school will only get worse from here.Sprinting up the school staircase with a late pass he trips and lands face first breaking his calculator. All he can think about is science class so he leaves the calculator behind. Getting to the class he sits down and busily starts to take notes. A few kids yell and shout at him and others call him a nerd. A few girls giggle but then look away. A huge roar of laughter then exploded from the class. The teacher franticly trying to calm the kids asks what has happened. The kids all points to Carl's clothes. He is wearing slacks and a bright shirt with a pink and brown polka dotted tie. Even the teacher smirks making Carl Cry. Between all the school kids they keep count of how much Carl Cries. Quickly Lenny Luv the 8th grade stud stands up and tells everyone to stop laughing and immediately the kid's listen. Lenny had 5 girl friends at once and all the boys want to be his friend. But his best friend was Carl out of everyone else in the grade. While Crying Carl starts to take notes again and remembers not to let his feelings take over. The class ends and Carl goes up at ask the teacher for the homework. She responds that there is no homework. Carl steals a worksheet anyway eager to do some work. When the second bell rang Carl stepped and was immediately shoved into a locker. Carl yells at the bully that did it not realizing what the consequences were about to be. About 5 minutes later Carl was left with broken glasses a crooked nose and an atomic wedgie. Then going to look in the mirror for the damage that had been done he noticed that in big black letters it said "NERD" on his forehead. Afterwards the day came to a brief end. He ran home and began to plan what he would do about all that had happened today.Instead of whimpering and crying at home he decided to take immediate action. For Carl that was to ride his bike and hope to be a pro biker one day. But afterwards he realized that this was wasting time. His parents were both scientists and that what he would be. Carl ran to his test tube collection to see...

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