The Dream

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The Dream

A Bengali Story by Ibrahim Ahmed


There was once a boy called Jagan whose dream was to become a famous cricket player. The boy would pray every day for his dream to come true; but Jagan was not a lazy boy so he would also practice at the club, he would run, exercise and eat well, and he would always finish his homework so that there was time to play cricket with his friends at the end of each day.
One day, Jagan was told by his father that they were leaving their home and travelling to a faraway country called Britain. The boy was very nervous but he knew that his father was doing what was best for the family. So Jagan helped his father pack their belongings and prepare for the long journey. He also helped his mot