i love uncle henry: a romance novel
chapter 1: the visit is planned (short chapter: edited)
characters (to clarify)
Violet: our protagonist
Lila: Violet's mum
Tom: Violet's dad
Henry: Violet's uncle
George: Violet's older brother
I love uncle henry
Mum and Dad have finally managed to get that news reporting job in Rwanda that they've been asking for, for years. Yet conveniently, it just so happens to be assigned to them at the start of summer vacation. I was promised that we'd go back home to England at old house, but apparently not.
"MUM!" I shout, "You can't just...leave! Where am I supposed to go?!" I storm into the kitchen furiously.
"We really can't afford tickets to England for you now, darling" Mum says apologetically, stirring a large steel pot on the stove, "But we've got Auntie Julia-"
"I hate her, Mum. She hates me. We've went over this before!" I groan and look hopefully to Dad, who's drinking te...