Today’s Story of the Day is “Old Jack”.
Link to the Story
Background of Story
Old Jack is one of the very first Halloween stories I ever wrote. It is also one of my most popular Halloween stories. I come back to this story each Halloween and read it over and over again. To tell you the truth, Old Jack happens to be my favourite story of all time.
- Old Jack – the pumpkin
- I – the narrator
- Bumpkins – the black cat
Moral of the Day
- Sometimes we need something tangible to make us not be so lonely.
- Example: Old Jack kept me from being lonely.
Word of the Day
- pumpkin – Old Jack is a pumpkin