This is this is the sixth in a series of literacy enhancement articles that appear biweekly in The Sentinel-News.
"Hello," Mom said sweetly when she answered the telephone.
"I'm sorry I didn't ask permission before I bought the drums. Please don't make me return them."
"Excuse me?" Mom asked, puzzled.
"Mrs. Grant said I needed to call home. Aren't you going to say I can't keep the drums?"