174. Carrot Cake

Gap-fill exercise

Edie’s birthday was . “I want nothing for birthday,” she had said. knew better. He knew “nothing” meant “something.” He to the bakery in morning. He looked at cakes. She liked cake icing. He looked for cake without icing. He ’t see one. But he see a carrot cake. cake had vanilla icing. liked vanilla icing. She carrot cake. He bought cake. The baker wrote “ Birthday Edie” on the . She’ll like this cake, thought. He took it . He showed Edie the . “It looks delicious,” she . “But you have to all the icing. Did buy this cake for or for you? I you love icing. You I don’t like icing. year buy me a without icing. You have whole year to find .”