until the sun went down and climbed down from the sycamore
tree branch. She could see well at night and enjoyed
running around looking under rocks for bugs to eat while
the stars were shining in the sky.
She ran over to a rock and picked it up. She saw a
few slugs wiggling around. She gobbled them down and then
ran off to look for something else. Daisy found six
spiders and three beetles and two grasshoppers. She came
to a house with a big front porch. A bowl sat in the
middle. Daisy ran over to it and looked inside. It was
filled with crunchy pieces of dog food. Daisy picked one
up with her paws and took a bite. She thought it tasted
yummy, so she ate another.
As she ate her fourth piece, she heard a growling
noise. She turned around slowly and saw a dog. He wasn't
happy that the possum was eating his dog food. Scared by
the snarling animal, Daisy dropped the piece she was
holding in her paw and ran away as fast as she could. The
dog chased her for a while, but then turned and went back
to the house.
Daisy never went back there. From then on she stayed in
the woods and ate slugs, spiders, beetles, grasshoppers