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The Sugar Towers

By: Billie Joe F.
Missouri, Age 15

When my mother was younger she lived in Festus, Mo and her father used to work at a candy company. My mom used to get tones of candy and she would go to school and sell it not for any high price maybe like a quarter or something like that. One year on the Fourth of July my mom's dad took them to his job and there were these huge sugar towers and my mom and her brothers and sisters climbed on top of them and watched the fireworks>