After So Many Years
This story takes place years after the last book in the series.
Betsy receives a package from someone she never expected to hear from again.
The Willards’ doorbell rang one morning.
“I’ll get it,” Betsy called to Joe.
She returned a few minutes later carrying a small package marked “Fragile: Handle With Care.”
“Who’s that from?” Joe asked.
“Mr. GASTON?” Joe repeated.
“Yes. It’s strange to hear from him after so many years,” said Betsy. “I wonder what he could have sent me.”
“Why don’t you open it and see?”
Betsy opened the package very carefully. Inside was a record called Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White.
“There’s also a card,” Joe noticed.
Betsy opened the card and read,
I told you so.