How the Grinch Stole Christmas – Georgiann Carlson

Georgiann Carlson – Small teachers – big lesson

Brave & Reckless

“Uh, you’re green,” said the child.


“What are you?”

“I’m a grinch, what are you?”

“I’m a girl, so is she,” she said, pointing to her friend.

“You’re pink.”


“Your friend is brown.”

“So?” said her friend.

“I guess everyone has a color,” said the grinch, frowning.

“Seems like it,” said the girls. “What would we all look like without any color? Would you be able to see through us?”

“I doubt it,” said the girnch. “I mean, I can’t be certain, but I don’t think so.”

“Are you here to steal Christmas?”

“Why would I do that?”

The girls shrugged.

“Do you think because I’m green, I’m a bad person? Kermit’s green too, you know.”

“We love Kermie.”

“What about me?”

“You have a bad rep,” said the girls.

“What’s that supposed to mean?”

“Everyone thinks you’re mean, there’s even a song about it.”

“But, those are…

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