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People passing a house in Braunschweig, Germany, were startled to see two children in a window, the older one holding up a sign reading “Help! Please call the police!” Naturally someone did; responding officers discovered the 9-year-old girl was upset that her mother had told her to clean up her room. The girl had come up with the sign idea, and had her 2-year-old brother next to her as a sympathy ploy. “The room looked like a battlefield,” a police spokesman confirmed. “Officers told the girl to tidy her room.” They checked back later to inspect, and they found the room all cleaned up. (RC/Reuters) ...Usually, kids don’t learn the “Be careful what you ask for” lesson until they get married.
Publication Date: 10 June 2007
This story is in True’s book collection, Volume 13.
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