Her dad began to groan, “Oh, I’ve eaten too many hot dogs, I think maybe we should skip the s’mores for tonight.”
“Oh, Daddy, your kid—” began Sammi Jo.
Right at that moment, there was a huge splash coming from the water.
“What was that?” exclaimed Sammi Jo and her mom at the same time.
“It was probably just a fish,” said her dad staring out toward the dark water.
“No, it wasn’t. That was way too loud!” shouted Sammi Jo emphatically.
They stood very still, listening, but heard nothing else. After a few moments, they decided to go ahead and start making their s’mores. They were a little bit nervous and kept glancing toward the ocean wondering if they would see or hear something else.
“Let’s sing a song,” said her dad. “Does anyone remember our campfire songs from last summer?”
“I could teach you a new—” started Sammi Jo.
“There it is again!” exclaimed Sammi Jo. “What is it, Daddy?”
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