"Now, everybody.." Cora started, her eyes gleaming with excitement.
"As you know, I'll be 20 tomorrow," she was almost trembling
"and, mom said.. WE COULD GO TO THE CIRCUS!" she was half squealing half shouting, and set a wave of excited crys and grins throughout the living room, on which's floor all of the kids from eight to fifteen, used to be sitting.. Now most of them were jumping out of exhilleration, including Zane.
Almost none of them had been into a circus, and one being in town almost never meant going there, as the orphanage was short in money for such occasions.
"What will it be like?" One of the girls asked.
"Oh I bet it'll be so much fun" Leo was still sitting on the floor, legs crossed.
"All the animals and games!" Jake added, sitting next to him, legs crossed aswell. Then he lowered his voice "wonder how Zane'll do?"
"How so?" The ten year old had been standing behing them, and sat next to Jake.
"Well, you know, with the animals..?"
"I bet he'll have no trouble with them