Last Day of Preschool

Today was the last day of preschool for Henry. It was also a very difficult day for all of us for a variety of reasons I won’t get into here. At the end of preschool, we got to take home Henry’s “memory book” containing pictures of him through the year and some of his art and stories. We’ve already posted one of the stories; here’s the other:

A Story by Henry

This is a story about a dog and a mouse. And they are laughing. And here is the dramatic part. He went BARK!

The mouse ran away and jumped through the air. He landed on a platform way up in the sky. And then there was an earthquake and the mouse fell off the thing in the sky and landed on the castle. Then he realized we was standing on a castle.

The End.

Reading this was a high point of my largely awful day. It’s so very Henry; I could almost hear it in his voice as I read…