Violet's cheeks turned red. Whenever anyone said anything to her about
her eyes, or her smile, or her chubby cheeks, she would blush. Her
cheeks turned rosy red and her eyelashes fluttered.
Violet's mama bought her a beautiful hat and a pretty purple outfit.
Violet tried it on and smiled when she saw how well it went with her
she went into the living room, all of her grandparents were sitting
around the table waiting to eat supper. They turned to look at Violet.
she pretty in her new hat.”
“Violet, you look lovely.”
at those chubby cheeks.”
was so embarrassed that she blushed and ran from the room.
her grandma's said, “There goes our blushing Violet.”
ran up the stairs to her room and hid.
went after her and knocked on Violet's door. “Can I come in, Violet?”
She opened the door. “One of these days you'll stop blushing.” She
hugged her daughter. “Your grandparents say those things to you because
they love you. Come on downstairs and have supper with us.”
wiped her tears away and followed her mama. While they were sitting
around the table, Violet looked at her grandmothers. “You're both very
pretty tonight,” she said.
the grandmothers turned red.
giggled. “I'm not the only one who blushes.”
family had a good laugh and ate their supper. Now that Violet knew where
she got the habit of blushing from, it didn't seem so bad after all.