The four friends were hanging out by a small pond at their favorite, relatively isolated section of the park. “I’m bored,” announced Eddie. “What should we do to for some excitement?”
“I have an idea,” Tim said. “Let’s see which one of us can create the biggest splash.”
“I’m not jumping into that pond,” said Arnie. “No way.”
Tim laughed. “I don’t mean by us jumping in,” he explained. “I mean by throwing something into the water. Like a large rock or something.”
“I like that idea,” said Carl. “I’m going to go look for something heavy to toss into it because I’m going to win.”
Each of the boys ran off in different directions after agreeing to meet back at the pond in 15 minutes. Once they were all assembled back at the pond, each took a turn at throwing something into the water to generate the biggest splash.
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