Imagine that you write an advice column for your school newspaper. One day you receive this letter from someone in your school. What advice would you give?

Last Friday I saw my friend Lucy take a wallet that was left on the cafeteria table. I know she needs the money because her dad is between jobs. I don’t know what to do! I mean, I want to do what’s right—but I don’t know how to handle this. She’s just never done anything like this before.

Write one paragraph telling what advice you would give to someone in this situation.

After Twenty Years