A Hero’s Real Strength

Alden Tan
2 min readSep 23, 2018

Mark is a little boy, age 10, quiet, timid and socially awkward.

He lacks friends in school. The other kids call him weird. The bullies torment him everyday. But he does not fight back. The bullies take relish in this. They’d push Mark around, shove him to the ground, kick him, punch him and yell, “Let’s add to the bruises!”