"And then I came down to find two snakes standing there and we talked until you called me for dinner." Robbie muttered to himself as he hiked up the hill to the house.
Sounds crazy, he thought. I'll be locked up in a wacky shack if I tell them. Okay, so telling them was out of the question. Now all he had to decide was whether or not to come back the next day.
The next morning, bright and early, Robbie walked out of the house and over to the tree where he'd met the snakes the other day.
"So, you decided to come back for more, eh?" Sid asked.
"All I want to know is why you can talk," Robbie said, holding up his hands.
"It's kinda a long story," Sid told him. "Are you sure you wanna hear it?"
"I'm sure," Robbie said. He sat down with his legs crossed and put is chin in his hand and waited for the story to begin...