Guests at Dinner

While her parents prepared the house and a rich dinner for some guests from out of town, a child ran out into the fields to play. As she left the house, her parents warned her that she didn’t have much time and needed to be clean and dressed nicely for the occasion.

When her parents called her home, she had grass-stained knees, sand and dirt in her hair and on her face and hands, and mud on her shoes.

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