Vivien Rose was relaxing at her favourite spot in the country, sitting under the big willow tree. She observed the snowdrop flowers that popped through the moist earth in the early spring. Watching the bubbling brook that wound its way through the field, past patches of lavender while she listened to the birds singing their songs of spring. Her dirty blonde hair blew in the breeze and her young green eyes shone brightly. She had never shown her special place to anyone. As far as she knew, no one else knew about it. She walked over to the brook and ran her hand through the flowing water. Walking to a patch of lavender, she bent down to take in its sweet fragrance. She walked back over to the willow. Running her hand along its rough trunk as she looked up at the elegant branches swaying in the breeze. It was then that her hand ran across a piece of paper taped to the trunk.
“What’s this?” she exclaimed unfolding the piece of paper. “Why, it’s a note!” It read:
“Hello Vivien, I know you are probably confused right now. But that’s ok, a little confusion isn’t so bad once in a while. Now how would you feel about an adventure? Follow my instructions, and maybe you’ll find me. It won’t take long and I know it will be worth your while. I hope to see you soon. Follow the brook through the field until you come to the spring.”
Vivien was awe struck! “It’s signed anonymous. How did someone know I was going to be here?” she asked herself. She contemplated for a moment on what to do.…