Irene was going to see Curdie. She walk to where Curdie lived singing as she went. She knocked on the door when she arived. Curdie's mum answered the door.

"Princess," Curdie's mum says.

"Where is Curdie," Irene asked?

"I'm sorry Irene but Curdie can't come with you."


"He got sick a few days ago."

"Can I help? You look..."

"Princess I know you are concerd but for today go home untill he is a bit better."

"What is wrong?"

"A bad cold."

Irene left planning to come over in a few days but what she didn't plan to happen happens...