Sometimes, a single turn of events can change the flow of history
Gaige sat behind her assigned table at the planet-wide science fair. She eagerly awaited her turn to dazzle the judges with the technological wonder she created. She looked to her left to see her classmate, Marcy Holloway, show off her pathetic excuse for a robot. It could barely balance itself on its own two legs and emitted an annoying high pitched whine that gave Gaige a headache. She laughed to herself and turned her head to her right. Her dad was watching from the sidelines. He looked back at her and gave her a thumbs up. She couldn't help but grin. She was glad that her dad could be there to see her win first place and show up her ditsy classmate. He would be so proud of her and they would probably have some kind of party to celebrate. Soon. Very soon.
Gaige heard footsteps approaching her and quickly turned to face the noise. Two snooty men and one stuffy woman looked down on her where she sat. She couldn't help b