“You can only survive for twenty-four hours without a drink.”

“Nuh-uh! You’ll die in fif… I mean twelve.”

“Nuh-uh! My dad told me it was a whole day!”

“Wanna bet?”


“Okay. Don’t have a drink for the rest of the day and see if you wake up tomorrow.”

“…I’m thirsty.”

“Me too. Let’s go to my place. My mom made Kool-Aid.”