Krishna would never forget that day. She had turned 9 and hadn’t been happy that all her favourite uncle gave her was a kite. He ruffled her hair and said, “Wait till I teach you to fly a kite!”
She watched while he tied the thread, checked the balance, and taught her to throw it so it could catch the breeze. Once the kite was in the air, her uncle passed the reel to Krishna. When she felt the kite tugging at it, she nearly dropped it in her excitement.
Her uncle was right. It was the best gift ever.
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