Excerpt from “I Love Myself” – Chapter 5

Published June 14, 2017

Connor and Patrick continued walking for many days, resting at night, until they arrived at the docks. They watched as big crates were moved on and off of the ships.

Although they were not sailors, they were able to get work mopping the deck of one of the larger ships.

As the ship set sail the next day, Connor and Patrick began mopping the deck. Connor was enjoying his work even though he was tired, but Patrick complained, “I do not want to do this kind of work!”