BC: Tommy had thought about it for the whole trip and thought it would be a good idea to write a letter to the president. All Tommy wanted was to have the gas prices go down so that he could go on trips with his parents again soon.
FC: Gas Prices and Tommy the car By Angelika Ryman
1: Tommy the car is going on a trip with his parents. It was about noon when the three of them had to stop for a fill up. That was when Tommy had seen the price of gas at the gas station.
2: Tommy was shocked and did not know why the price was so high to he asked his mother. "Well there was a hurricane that closed down the oil plant out in the gulf of Mexico. " She said stating a fact.
3: Tommy's mother also told him that it had to do with the war in Afghanistan. She also told him that the dollar amount was not the same.
4: Tommy was shocked by all that had made the gas price go up. Tommy wanted to know why the government was not doing anything to bring the price down. His parents said that the government tried already.
5: Tommy wanted the government to do more before the price of gas would get to high. His parents told him to thing about what he wanted the government to do to bring it down.