Tales of Ba Sing Se High Chp 1PrologueTales of Ba Sing Se High Chp 1 by xxdarkpurplexx
During the first day of school at Ba Sing Se Highschool, each student was asked to write an essay about themselves, how they think people see them and who they really are.
Hi, I'm Katara Mizu. I'm 15 and from the Southern Water Tribe. I also have an older brother. His name is Sokka. Our mom died when my brother and I were very young. Our dad is a soldier who is away a lot. Since our parents aren't around, our grandmother takes care of us. We're not exactly the richest people in the world but we get by.
I don't really know what people think of me. I guess I'm kind of invisible. I kind of like it because that way, no one judges you. No one ostracizes you. Most importantly, no one tries to bring you down. Sure, I feel insignificant especially when I do something good but no one notices but hey, I'll get over it.
Who am I? Well, I'm just a student who's trying to do her best in school so that one day, she can make her family proud. I'm pretty smart and I'
ZKWeek14: Bedtime Stories No. 1DAY ONE: MELANCHOLYZKWeek14: Bedtime Stories No. 1 by Artemis-Day
“Tell us a bedtime story!”
It was a surprisingly bold command coming from a four year old girl in a blue wool nightgown, with a stuffed turtleduck clutched to her chest like a lifeline. Her brother, a boy of six with a mop of black hair and a perpetual frown, shook his head. Over the past few hours he had proven himself to have all the surly sarcasm of a man six times his age.
“You’re such a baby,” he sneered at his sister. “Why can’t you just go to sleep without having to hear some dumb story about magic princesses and stuff?”
The girl stuck her tongue out at him. It was the usual way she answered him as far as the baby-sitter could tell. She’d been watching them all day since their parents went out to run errands, and their grandparents enjoyed a much-needed vacation in the Earth Kingdom. She had never taken care of kids before, but having spen