The Goldhawk Park Fountain was no ordinary fountain. It was hidden in the park, in the middle of a maze, and if you were able to flip a coin into the mouth of the golden hawk statue, your wish could be granted.
Michele had already tried six times to get to the fountain throughout the week and usually gave up, but today he had a good feeling. His dad had made him his favourite blueberry pancakes, and he had found a quarter on his way to school.
When classes were dismissed, he went over to Goldhawk Park and entered the maze. Left, then right. Left, then right. Straight, right, left. Two more lefts…
YESSSSS! He finally found the fountain. He looked at hawk’s mouth. Ok, it was time to throw a coin in. He reached for his wallet and realized he had forgotten it.
He stood there in shock and tried to calm himself down.
Wait a second! He had found a quarter on his way to school. He reached into his pocket and took it out. He rubbed it in his hands and silently made his wish. Then he threw the quarter and…