Tess and Tim saw something different on Wendy's house. It was Saturday. They were going to visit their friend. On the front porch was a flag floating in the wind. It looked like a big fish. Why would Wendy's parents have a fish flag on their front porch? Then Wendy answered the front door. They were more puzzled. Wendy had on a beautiful shiny robe with a big belt. Wendy bowed very low, bending from her waist as they entered.
"What is going on?" questioned Tess. "You look very different. You are acting differently, too."
"Why is that fish on your front porch?" asked Tim.
"I will answer all of your questions in the tatami
," answered Wendy. "Please follow me."Paragraphs 5 to 14:
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