This Family Dodged A Disaster But Returned To The Death Of A Dear Pet

 

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Julia didn’t hesitate when she heard about a disastrous nuclear leak in Singapore. She herded her family and fled Singapore, getting the last available air tickets to Taiwan.

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Her last-minute arrangements caught everyone by surprise. After a mad scramble to safety, they returned after finding out that the nuclear leak was a false alarm.

But they returned home to an alarming realisation that their dear pet, Laika, was dead.

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Julia had to justify her decision to leave without Laika, and her son Francis blamed her for the death.

It was a long and uncomfortable ride back home and to the crematorium.

They had dodged a disaster, and somehow, they’ll survive this disaster together, too.

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