I need to find help, thought Lucy. She walked around the young girl lying on the ground. The child was not moving and appeared to have fallen from the 10-foot cliff above. Lucy started to walk away to get help, but then returned. I can’t leave her by herself. An animal might get her. Maybe somebody is nearby, thought Lucy.
Lucy cried out again and again, but there was no response. She hoped her family should be along soon. Lucy liked to explore the mountains and creek. Lucy was young and adventurous. Thankfully, she knew how to handle herself in the woods. Suddenly, Lucy heard leaves begin the rustle on the ground nearby. She turned to investigate and saw a dark snake slithering in their direction.
Moving quickly, Lucy put herself between the snake and the child. Stomping her feet, and yelling at the snake, caused it to stop…
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