Twitch, twitch, SLAPP! Got him! There I was in Gold Coast Australia, in the late afternoon, sitting next to a tiny wee kangaroo on the dirt that was as soft as polystyrene. Not only was I in Australia, I was in Dream World, in the Kangaroos area where the smell of the Kangaroos stuck to me like glue. My mouth was dry.
I spotted geckos everywhere, just sprinting about for no reason, only then I hear a shrilling shout. It was my brother telling me to go look at the crocodiles with him. I couldn't really hear him because the didgeridoo was plunging into my ears. I walked over to him anyway.
As soon as I opened the gate, my idiotic brother foot-tripped me. I tumbled to the ground and in the corner of my eye I spotted a green wriggly thing hanging out of a red pole. That's when I detected that it was a gecko, that looked like it was suffocating.I got down on my knees and started to tug while my family watched like hawks. I drastically tug. Again, I tug. One more time... it only just slips out because of his sweaty skin! I couldn't believe it's luck! I thanked my brother for tripping me up, because it meant I saved a life. Now there's a lesson for you - always let your idiotic siblings foot trip you, you can save a life.
Saving a Gecko