Emmy’s family all lived close by. Emmy’s mom’s mother and aunt Fide lived across the street from her horizontally in the same neighborhood of Sutter Ave near Pinking shopping district in Brooklyn N.Y… Her aunt’s Fide husband’s father had a grocery store that Emmy loved going to.
Emmy loved buying candies at the store, ice cream sandwich, milky way, sneakers, and kisses. Her aunt Fide’s husband’s father owned a grocery store. Nino loved Fide’s family very much, it was immediate love at first sight, Fide and Nino got married immediately making an instant family. And Yes, Emmy…
The Black Out
“The world is ending! The world is ending!” Emmy could hear her neighbors screaming.
“What is going on,” Emmy thought. It was about 5 p.m. in the afternoon and Emmy had just gotten up from an afternoon nap, still drowsy, she realized that there was no electricity.
She tried turning on the bathroom light, but there was no light. Emmy opened the refrigerator to see if it was still on, but it was off too.
“Oh no,” she thought, “no television.”
Emmy loved watching the Mickey Mouse Club and all the cartoons after that…
“President Kennedy our 35th President
Of United State Has Been Shot”
The news was on all the television and the radio, all they talked about was that President Kennedy had been shot. Emmy’s mom was divested. Emmy was also distraught she could not see her cartoons for a whole week. She did not really understand the urgency of the matter. All Emmy could think was,
“I guess this was more important than my cartoons, must be everyone has red eyes from crying.”
She could still hear her third-grade teacher Ms. Green said, “President Kennedy our 35 presidents of the…