By: Aranis Muniz
Do you know the muffin man? Well, he begins this story. One day, the man made himself a nice cup of steaming hot chocolate. However, before a single sip was taken, something extraordinary began to take place! The cup of cocoa began to grow arms, legs, a mouth, and eyes. This stunned the muffin man, but before anything could be done, it sprung from his hands with a devilish twinkle in his eyes. The Hot Chocolate vowed to make trouble for the entire town of Drury Lane, and then he ran away, leaving the vow ringing in the muffin man’s ears.
That night, the cup went about the town, breaking into houses and stealing each person’s left shoe. The people of Drury Lane were angered and slightly confused, and policemen were put outdoors to guard the town’s streets from any more crimes. But Hot Chocolate was clever, too clever. He jumped from rooftop to rooftop with amazing agility and watched and teased the police from his high perch, moc