On this particular morning, the streets were empty. Strangely empty.
‘I wonder why?’ said Little Miss Scatterbrain to herself.
Then she saw Little Miss Late.
‘Why are the streets so empty, Little Miss Late?’ she asked. ‘And why are you running?’
‘Why, today is the competition for the Nonsense Cup’, she said. ‘Had you forgotten? They’re about to announce the winner of the silliest idea.’
‘Oh, how forgetful of me’, replied Little Miss Scatterbrain.