||"What a wonderful birthday!" said Wiggle. "Balloons, hubcaps,
a letter from Bill Furless! But the best gift of all is being with
Wiggle was not embarassed this time when she pulled in to the bus
yard. All the other busses were covered in snow and ice and were
in a deep and frozen sleep.
"Too bad they can't see you get your new wheels," said Cricket.
Wiggle was distracted by the puddle in front of her. For the
first time ever, she thought she really wasn't short, fat and ugly.
Deep down inside, she knew it wasn't because she had new hubcaps.
Wiggle was smiling because she knew that she was truly loved.
"That," she thought to herself, "proves I am beautiful!"