The Malchance Brothers: A Short Story

The Malchance Brothers
“Get up. It 's time for school!” yelled Mrs.Malchance.
One of the two 13-year-old short and frail brothers named Nathan prepared to get out of bed, until he realized that he was already out of bed on the floor face down. He had rolled over off their bed in his sleep. The other brother Lucas had slept weirdly and had a large amount of aching pain in his back due to it.
“Hey Nathan how did you sleep,” Lucas asked.
“Not very well, I fell off my bed during the night” Nathan responded. “and I feel like there is something in my hair, but I can’t feel it, can you check?”
“No,” Lucas answered, “I’m to tired.” They went over to their connecting bathroom and started their rusted up small shower. Looking in the mirror over the
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They didn’t fall off their bed while they slept, or trip on the way to the bathroom, or even have their breakfast fall off the plate and drink white vinegar instead of water. It felt as if the day was the exact opposite of what it normally is, horrible. Today for these two boys seemed like their day was going to turn out to be a excellent day. They got to school without getting into a car crash, getting a ticket, or even getting honked at. They remembered to bring their homework to school, and they aced their mid-term exams. They realized that today was a day that they would not have bad luck. The two brothers used this wisdom to their advantage by getting their mom, going to the gas station and buying lots of lottery tickets. They sat and watched to see who won. They had bought 50 lottery tickets, and they won three different lotteries. In all they won 3 million dollars. Their life was changed forever. The boys weren 't bullied anymore. They actually could do things that they wanted to do without being terrified that they were going to die, and they had the best grades in the class. The boys always had a smile on their face, and they would be up for everything. Their grades went up to all A’s, and they never forgot their homework at home. Life was great. Until… the

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