Tag: Henry and the Chalk Dragon

Learning a New Language

Ayla’s English was impeccable. Well, nearly impeccable. When we first met, someone asked her how old she was. “Twenty,” she said, without batting an eye. “Twenty?” someone else questioned. She flushed and giggled a little, realizing her mistake.  “No, twelve.” I turned to Amina,… Continue Reading “Learning a New Language”