...inned. Dont worry, Miz Cunningham. Ill watch out for her. He
pulled a strand of Mollys blonde hair. She blushed again. Which made him
blush in return. Mrs. Cunningham watched the exchange with a smile on her
face. Kit was terribly embarrassed that Mrs. Cunningham had witnessed his
reaction. He tried to think of a distractionone finally came to him.
Are you and Baloo going out tonight?Molly laughed as her mother turned a brilliant crimson. As her mother
stuttered, Molly grabbed Kit's arm and began pulling him toward the door.
Bye, Mom!Kit and Molly nearly collapsed with laughter as they closed the door to
Higher for Hire. Kit sobered enough to holler a goodbye to Baloo and
Wildcat. Molly giggled at the sight of Wildcat being halfway inside of one
of the engines. They made their way to the ice cream parlor a few blocks
away.Does Miz Cunningham really have a thing for Baloo? Or do they just hang
out together?Molly giggled again. I think so. I mean, she acts like it. Youve seen
them togetherits like theyve got some kind of secret between them. Her
voice lowered to a whisper. I think theyre in love.Kit smiled. Baloo wouldnt admit it to anyone, either. Hes too
stubborn.Does Baloo like mom?Im pretty sure. But, theres about 10 years difference between their
ages.Mom always tells me that age doesnt matter. Its what you feel.
Mollys face turned the color of her dress. B-but, who really knows?
She laughed nervously. Of...