Chapter 192: Clog
Ethan picked up his booted feet and retreated into the hallway ahead of a wash of dirty water. It flowed along the wooden floor, then splashed down the back stairway. Beau spotted it first. “Momma, there’s a flood!”
Naomi came running and found Zeke trying to use bath towels to dam the steady stream flowing from the toilet. “What did you do?” she gasped.
“Flushed,” Zeke replied evasively.
The boy scuffed at the floor with one toe, eyes downcast. Ethan turned his helpless gaze toward the ceiling. His young charge was certainly inventive when it came to play.
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