He enjoyed running barefoot down the roads, as he felt the dirt crumble beneath his feet.
“Let’s wait for everyone to arrive at the farm, so they can watch how I beat you once more, or what?”, Danilo remarked calmly to Magnifico, who, at the moment, was concentrated on carefully taking off his shoes.
After, he approached the wagon and nonchalantly threw them aboard, as it began to slowly advance. Out of the corner of his eye, he intercepted little Camila’s beaming smile.
The riders and the wagons took off on their way. Meanwhile, the boys sat down on the side of the road, giving them enough time to make it all the way to the gate of the house. They quietly chatted, without a care in the world, with that infectious enthusiasm that belongs to the realm of childhood.
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