Who doesn’t want to spend twelve hours straight at the civic center?
But, she won the school social studies fair, then the county social studies fair, so off we went to the state social studies fair in Charleston. It was a big deal. It involved two different kinds of lip gloss and everything. She even combed her hair!
In the end, she won an honorable mention, which was pretty good for a family history project in a fair that included such excitement as a mummified chicken. (Who can compete with that?!)