Message In A Bottle

Essay by PaperNerd ContributorCollege, Undergraduate August 2001

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Message in a Bottle One nice summer day a boy and his dog were walking along a white sandy beach when he saw an old bottle sitting on the beach. He walked over to the bottle and saw that there was a piece of paper in it. He pulled the paper out of the bottle and read it, it described a box that was full of gold pieces. At the bottom of the paper there was a map he decided that he would go look and find the box.

He went back into the dark rainy forest. As he walked passed all kinds of wild animals. The whole time he was thinking about what he would do with the money. The first idea that came in his head was to buy all kinds of video games and things like that. He was walking when he found a bridge, on the map it said the box was on the other side of the bridge.

The bridge did not look very sturdy and stretched across a long canyon with a river flowing underneath it. He told himself that he was going to run as fast as he could over the bridge. He said to himself "1, 2, 3, Go" he took off across the bridge, when he was safe on the other side, he saw the box. He ran to the box and opened it, and sure enough there were all the gold pieces. He closed the box and ran all the way back to the beach. When he went home he did all the things that he said he would do if he found the gold.

Still to this day no one knows who wrote the message or why. The boy is still wondering why he was the one to...