Ring ring, ring ring Charlie woke with a start to his alarm clock. And then he realised today was school cross country. Charlie had to be at school at 8:30 on the dot. He glanced at the clock it read 8:05 Charlie went to the kitchen to get some toast from his mum. “what spreads did you use?” Charlie asked. Butter and vegemite Charlie’s mum replied “No,” he said, “I like marmite.” “fine” his mum said as she handed him another bit of toast.
Before Charlie knew it he was called up to the start line on your mark, set, goooo