The Extra Smile

    “The Extra Smile,” New Era, October 2016, 45

    The Extra Smile


    “And it came to pass, a decree went forth unto the land that all members of the house should be taxed—”

    Give it up, Dad. I checked. There’s no such thing as a chocolate tax in the scriptures.

    Val Chadwick Bagley

    living room

    Did you boys turn on a scary movie?

    Yes! Can you hand us the remote so we can turn it off?

    Ryan Stoker


    I was looking for someone to dance with, so I googled “fantastic dance partner,” and your name showed up first in the search results.

    Jon Clark

    boy, girl, and witch

    Oh, we’re not lost. We’re on our way to church.

    And besides, today is fast Sunday.

    Arie Van De Graaff