Snow Toy (english version)
By: Génesis M.A. Aguilar
The child was named Carin, his mother was ill, with her face green as vomit, feeling bad at every second and always hoping that some miracle would come to save her. The doctors told her that the medicines were very expensive, and the boy was only 11 years old. It was winter and the snow that never ceased to fall was so pure...
Carin haven´t go to school in two weeks, has kept away from everyone except his mother, has sworn allegiance and promised to take care of her, had to fulfill his oath. He achieved through some tears and pleas to let him do work for which he was paid miseries, anyway he was happy. He worked day and night, from 8am to 7pm, snow plowing of the roads, putting food in bags of supermarkets, volunteering to walk blind through the crowded streets, walking dogs and eating only a daily reserve of rice sticks, bottled water, some vegetables brought from distant places, chocolate and bread.
Three weeks passed, her mother still seem