Circle the Truth (Exceptional Reading & Language Arts Titles by Pat Schmatz

By Pat Schmatz

Unusual issues are occurring in Rith's residence at evening. First a spiral staircase replaces the common stairs. the recent stairs bring about a front room that won't his, a cat that may not his both, and a weird and wonderful previous guy whose phrases are only gibberish. Or are they? Rith's by no means been into faith. yet he realizes these phrases have a religious source?and an uncanny ring of fact. Is he simply dreaming? Is the previous guy God? As Rith attempts to circle toward the reality, the road among truth and unreality blurs?

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Was he good at math? The window was a dark mirror, reflecting Rith’s face and the firelight behind. The cat’s eyes continued to follow him, but Bible Man still gazed quietly ahead, watching the fire. “He died in a car accident in Florida. ” Rith never talked this much. Never. Not to anyone. “If it wasn’t for Walt I’d know. Mom used to talk about my dad sometimes, but once Walt showed up, she quit. ” The cat made a soft little squeak sound, and Rith came back over to sit on the hearth again. He leaned forward and talked to the cat.

Whatever it was, this was it. He glanced back up, but could only see the undersides of the wooden 45 thetruthcircle the truthcircle the truthcircle the truthcircle the truth circle the truthcircle the stairs above him. They spiraled up, disappearing into the darkness above. The cat made a meeping noise and Rith recognized it immediately as the one he’d heard a few nights earlier. He came down the rest of the stairs, turning his head to keep an eye on the cat as he spiraled around the center. Whatever kind of dream this was, it was going to be good.

Hey, it’s great conditioning, though,” said Ty. “I tried it once on a climbing wall, and it’s a lot harder than it looks. ” “Maybe,” said Rith. Rith pulled out his Gameboy and settled back into the corner of the bench farthest away from the rods. The other three sat around the holes, talking about football and pulling up the occasional fish. ” Ty asked after a while, standing and stretching. ” “No, I’m going to go take a walk,” said Rith, setting down the Gameboy and reaching for his jacket.

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