A Brush Stroke of Brightness

Pennellata 2

Too late: the Nanny has already come into the kitchen.

"This is a disaster!" she exclaims. "Give me those markers at once!"

Nanny approaches, but a noise at the window distracts her.

"What's happening out there?"
The two children smile: it's the Macchiopardo, who comes in to help them!

...To be continued