15 Facts That Will Be On The Test This Friday
"I can't believe you've never had a dream. Never in your life?"
"I haven't had a single dream."
The words rang true inside of her, as if she'd heard them in a dream herself. This wasn't the first time that this question had been asked of her—but it was the first time that she realized its significance. Her father had always been there when it came time to tell bedtime stories she and her sister enjoyed, telling one of his many wild tales, but no one in the world besides her knew that his stories weren't made up. He couldn't tell stories he didn't know himself.
And now, she wanted something totally different -- something, maybe, that could make her finally dream for the first time.
"Please, father ... tell us something new. Something you've never told us before. Something amazing."
Her father nodded sharply, inhaled, and then began quietly speaking, with a tremble in his voice: