opened the when he woke up. The sun shone
so brightly that he had to shield his eyes. “Today is going to be a great day,” thought
. Today he was going to go to work with his father on a big cargo
. ate breakfast quickly and then waited by the
where the was moored.
Once on board the , could look over the side into
the shallow water and see all kinds of shimmering in the bright sunshine.
When the big had made its way out to sea, the cold wind blew hard,
and the shook back and forth. This made shiver a
little. His father gave him some hot tea with and a long-sleeved
to wear, which warmed him up quite a bit.
spent the rest of the day gazing out to sea. At one point, he saw a
large school of circling the . was
very interested in watchching the and was not afraid of them at all.
One of the crew members gave a necklace that had a real
hanging from it. The was very sharp, and had to
be careful not to cut himself on it.
As the sun began to set, the big cargo made its way back to the
. ran back home quickly to show his mother the
. Before bedtime, he put the on the
next to his .
As he lay down underneath his sheets, he thought about the wonderful day he had
spent with his father aboard the big .