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The Man Who Stayed Inside

Story Stats

Rating: 5
Grade Level: 3, 4, 5
Page count: 6
Categories: Fantasy, Humor

Author

Gene
Twaronite

Appeared in

Dragon Daily News: Stories of Imagination for Children of All Ages

Story Summary

An old man loves the park, but after being robbed by punk squirrels, being nearly hit by a car and insulted by a cool cat, he decides to just stay inside. But inside he misses the trees, the wind and the people so he begins bringing the outside inside so inside his house is really outside. Whew!