When her father was a nine-year old boy he had to go every afternoon to find the cows in the forest
"Tell us about the Voice in the Forest," Laura would ask him.
When her father was at home the gun always lay across those two wooden hooks above the door. Her fat
Now he was ready to load the gun again and Laura and Mary must help him. A gun has to be loaded, and
Her father would take his gun down from the wall and clean it. Out in the snowy forest all day, it m
Laura's father was a hunter. His gun was very important to him. That was how he got meat to feed