Appeared in STONE CANOE #11
Princess has just turned Sweet 16 and has always hated the beach. She also hates sunshine and puppy dogs, happy endings, and being Daddy’s secret princess. But she hates words most of all because no one ever listens to the right ones.
Still, she accepts Grandma Aiello's invitation to go swimming because Grandma doesn't care that she won’t actually swim and won't make her wear a bathing suit.
Or talk to anyone...
(Full text available in STONE CANOE #11)
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