199. A Ladies’ Man

Gap-fill exercise

His brother told him the news. Their dad on the move again. He had bought a . He was going to visit Ireland. His flight leave in August. Their mom wasn’t going. She gotten sick on their last trip. They had to South America. She didn’t know if it something she ate or something she drank. But was sick for a week. Their trip had two weeks. “That’s it,” she said. “I’m never home again. If I’m going to be sick, want to be sick in my own house.” didn’t mind traveling alone. He made friends easily. liked to joke. He liked to dance. He a real ladies’ man. Mom didn’t care. She ’t worried that he might cheat on her. “He’s !” she said. “If he can cheat at his , he belongs in the record books.”