She ran after the boy.
She screams for help.
She kicked him calmly, pulled the boy up and asked him if he's sorry.
She went straight to the police station.
He's hungry and needs money to buy food and a warm jacket.
He lives with his sick grandma.
He's stealing for a friend.
He has no home.
Mrs. Laura Brown Kennedy Janes
Mrs. Lucille Black Jefferson Jakes
Mrs. Luella Bates Washington Jones
Mrs. Lauren Booth Lincoln Jets
To sit in the living room.
To wash his face.
To call his parents.
To get into the kitchen.
Because his grandma needed medications.
Because he was starving.
Because he wanted to buy a pair of blue suede shoes.
Because he wanted to buy a warm jacket for the winter.
Bacon and egg, and a cup of tea.
Warmed up lima beans and ham, and a small cake.
Toast and marmalade.
Warmed up tomato soup.
Yes, she adopted him.
Just once more when he came to say "thank you".
Yes they became friends.