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Unformatted text preview: arrived at the library that she planned to check out more books at the end of my visit. This was coming from the girl who, on my first visit, sat at the table with her arms crossed, staring around aimlessly waiting for the story to end. It certainly does not take much to capture a child’s heart and I am so grateful to have had this opportunity to make even the slightest difference in her education. As our last visit came to an end, Princess remained true to her word and checked out 5 more books. As I walked her back to her classroom, I could not stop smiling and telling her how proud I was of her. While I am 1 Murungi sad that I will no longer be around to watch as her reading abilities flourish, I am thrilled that she is the one taking the initiative to explore her potential. I hope that when she becomes a young adult, she can look back on her childhood and remember me as a stepping-stone on her path to a bright and rewarding future. 2...
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- Fall '08
- English, American films, Debut albums, Service Learning Reflection, Scholastic Book Club, Murungi Kendi Murungi, Princess Douglas