The Skater Girl Who Just Started Skating
“I,” Lenga-chan said after some consideration, “have spontaneously, indepentently decided to learn to skate.”
“Atta-girl!” Jake said. “Now—”
“The key word, Jake, is indepently.” She awkwardly stepped over to a nearby handrail and started to half-roll, half-walk with it as a guide. It was protecting a garden in the park and ended about two hundred feet ahead.
“Well,” the boy muttered, still where the girl had left him, “at least she remembers my name.”