One day his rabbit “Stuffy” chewed through the lamp cord in the
living room and was immediately electrocuted. This, naturally, made
the little boy curious about electricity. He asked his parents to
explain and they got out the book and told him all about it. They
also told him how dangerous it could be and never to touch the
Little Boy Who Stuck His Finger Into The Electrical Outlet
A charming little story about a boy who learned the hard way not to play
It also seems that Spring is enamored (spelled that way because I'm an
American—otherwise there'd be an extra “u” in there somewhere) with the site.
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