“Everyone is getting super excited!” Marley screamed, overflowing with unbridled excitement. Being a freshman, new to social events, she was talking with a friend about going to her first jamboree.
Marley had heard about them; dancing, singing, everyone eating what her family called “trash food” and raucous entertainment she had never seen. Dancing was forbidden by her parents, and her diet was strictly homegrown only.
Unknown to her parents, Marley secretly accepted an invitation to the event, and used the age old—I’m visiting a friend overnight.