Doing the Right Thing The Tracy Beaker Survival Files - Tales from the Dumping Ground


Doing the Right Thing

Tracy Beaker shares advice for life. Tracy's years in the Dumping Ground have taught her the difference between right and wrong.


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My name is Tracy Beaker, and these are my survival files.

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Your essential guide to the ups and downs of growing up.

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-Tracy!

-Tracy!

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'Life in the Dumping Ground has taught me a lot about stuff.'

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-Tracy Beaker!

-'Scary stuff.'

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SCREAMING

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'Complicated stuff. Stuff that can make you want to scream.'

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SCREAMING

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'If you can cope with the stuff that goes down in this place,

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'you can cope with pretty much anything.'

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I've spent most of my life here.

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First when I was a kid, and now it's where I work.

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'I've learnt a lot about friends.

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'About enemies.'

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'About what life can throw at you.'

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'It's not always been pretty, but it's made me who I am today.

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'And now I'm passing on my wisdom to you guys in a video blog.'

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Pay attention. I've lived through all this so you don't have to.

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'On The Tracy Beaker Survival Files this time - doing the right thing.

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'How to cope when the right way to act is also the hardest way.

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'It can be a dilemma, but I'm here to help.'

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Life is full of decisions.

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As we grow up, we learn that some decisions are right,

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and some decisions are just wrong.

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For example, it's right to be kind and tactful,

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and it's wrong to hurt people's feelings.

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Ta-da!

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Ugh! Looks like an explosion in a bogie factory.

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'It took me a little while to get to grips with that.'

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Tracy, wait. Do you not want to hear the welcome speech?

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Not the way you say it, you're pants!

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'Quite a while, actually.'

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You look like a right loser, you do. Not rich and glamorous at all.

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They're smart, writers are. Really smart,

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with posh hair and swanky clothes, and loads of make up.

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And loads and loads. And loads and loads and loads.

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Yeah, all right.

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Sparing people's feelings is not one of my many natural talents.

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It's something I had to learn.

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Luckily, I had people around to show me how.

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Here's a textbook demonstration from Duke.

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Tell me the truth.

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Am I a humourless grump?

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A-ha-ha!

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No. Come on, this is serious. Tell me.

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You've had a very heavy workload recently

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A master at work.

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But dodging questions like that takes a lot of brains -

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or a lot of hard work.

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It's not easy. And that's my point.

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Doing the right thing can be pretty difficult.

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'Once, Lol and Justine were making a film

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'about life in the Dumping Ground.

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'The plan was to put it into a time capsule.

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'Everyone was really excited about it.'

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He always hogs the video camera!

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Oh, whinge, whinge, whinge!

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-'But they needed my help.'

-Stop filming!

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It's for the time capsule.

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'Without my magic touch,

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'their dreams of screen immortality were never going to come true.'

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Hi, I'm Lol, the Ground's dashing young soccer star.

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-Ah!

-Sorry.

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GIRLS LAUGH

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I want that re-filming.

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'They were desperate for some of my flair.

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'But could I be bothered?

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'To be honest, I was in a right mood.

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'Boy trouble - don't ask.'

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Oh, hi, Tracy. Do you want to help us make our film?

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Go on! Let it, it looks fun.

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Like you said, this stupid project is only for saddo anoraks.

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Stay cool, and stay out of it. Go on, tell 'em how it is.

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'So I was torn. Lend a hand or put the boot in?'

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I wouldn't want to join in to your dumb project

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if you paid me a million quid. It's for dorks.

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And when someone picks your pathetic rubbish in the future,

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they'll die of boredom

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Yeah, I know.

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Like I said, it took me a long time

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to figure out the "sparing people's feelings" thing.

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Even now, I often feel like there's a battle going on

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between Good Me and Bad Me.

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But doesn't everyone feel like that sometimes?

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Let's see.

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Sometimes when I feel the red mist coming down, I think to myself,

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"Don't lose it. Don't lose it."

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But then the anger just jumps up and flicks a switch.

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And I'm off.

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When I'm, like, really tired,

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and Poppy and Rosie ask me to read them a story

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for the millionth time, I just feel like saying,

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"Why don't you read ME a story for a change?

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"When's somebody going to look after me?"

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I guess do I know right from wrong

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and I try to do the right thing most of the time.

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But you get tempted.

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Like with the money.

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We can go to Disneyland, we can go quad biking.

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The sheep.

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-What's her name?

-Balronica Belanie Bybibulous Saphiebum The First.

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The tree.

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-Ah!

-Look, Tracy! Look how high I've got.

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No! That tree's dangerous!

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But I'm doing what you did, just like you told me.

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Not this, you're not allowed!

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But you did it.

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See? Even Tee has her off days. We all do.

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No-one can be perfect all the time, Even me.

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And, going back to the day of the time capsule,

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it was definitely 1-0 to Bad Tracy.

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Ask Jackie for the ketchup.

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No. I'm not talking to Jackie. Or Justine.

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First they nick my camera, then they make me look like a right dweeb.

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Crash, old buddy, pass the ketchup, please.

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'Could they finish the film without my help?'

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EXCLAMATIONS AND SHOUTING

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'They couldn't even finish their tea without my help.

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'I had a decision to make.'

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Let them fight. You're well out of it.

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They need you to take over and sort everything out.

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'Should I let the chaos continue? Or sort out the shambles?'

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Right! That's enough.

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It's obvious you can't do this without my help,

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so I'm going to have to step in and take charge.

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Excuse me, I thought you said it was for dorks.

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Your time capsule will be rubbish.

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As I live here, I don't want my name associated with dross.

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So, Jackie, you can be my right-hand girl.

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Justine, go finish your film, pronto.

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You go make another collage.

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Make it good. I'll help Haley find her photo,

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and the rest of you can dig a hole for the time capsule. OK?

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They needed me to take charge, and I did. And you know what?

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As soon as I began to knock that bunch into shape,

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I felt so much better.

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It just shows that doing the right thing

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doesn't have to be a pain.

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In fact, it can feel totally brilliant.

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Isn't that right, Elektra?

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Doing the right thing can feel good?

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Wouldn't know.

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It can, trust me. But maybe not if someone's encouraging you

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to do all sorts of bad stuff instead. Ring any bells?

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I have no idea what you're on about.

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'Hmm. Let's remind ourselves of what happened when Elektra first arrived.

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'She made friends very quickly.

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'And Carmen and Tee liked her so much,

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'they wanted to look just like their new mate.'

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# Lead us not into temptation... #

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-These are amazing.

-I know, I want loads of them.

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We should start a secret girls club and call it "The SGC".

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Wow! I've never been in a secret club before!

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Ohhh.

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Ah, how sweet. A secret club. Bless.

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And you can't have enough blue hair about the place, can you?

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That was an interesting new look.

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I'd always thought you were more of a Pretty In Pink type.

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Why would you think that?

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It was brilliant, having a secret girls' gang.

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Everyone wanted to join. Even the boys.

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Hey, shall we ask Frank to join the SGC?

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What's SGC?

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It's the Secret Girls' Club.

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No.

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But we could make it

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the, um, Secret Girls' Club And Frank.

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-Yeah.

-Good idea.

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Oh, sorry. You'll probably have to ask Liam first.

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He's not my boss. I'm in.

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Liam was NOT happy.

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What are they doing here?

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They're my friends.

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All of you, out!

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Hang on. How's that fair? We're with Frank, and this is his place, too.

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-This is between me and him. Tell them to leave.

-No!

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Frankie boy had lost the plot completely,

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choosing that blue-haired freak over his best mate.

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That must have been tough,

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having to pick between Liam and the others.

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Yeah, it was. But he could have chosen to stay.

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I loved it at first.

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Secret meetings, curry in the attic. It was so cool.

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But then, Johnny found out. And, of course, he started stressing.

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I knew you were starting a gang.

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Leave Tee out. I don't want her getting in trouble.

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It's not a gang,

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it's a, em, club.

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Hang on, Tee. Johnny's only looking after you. Why don't you join us?

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Like I'm going to do that.

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We don't have any rules yet, so if you join,

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you can write some down, then Tee won't get into trouble.

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I was worried about Tee. What had she got herself into this time?

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I decided to join so I could keep an eye on her from the inside,

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and make sure she didn't get into trouble.

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Johnny reckons he was doing it for me.

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But I just think he wanted to be in a secret gang.

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Right. From now on, we're SETA - Secret Elm Tree Army.

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ALL: SETA. SETA!

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Right. Who wants to be an official member?

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Oh. I thought we were all official members already.

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Not until you've done your initiation.

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Gang Initiation? Didn't like the sound of that.

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But everyone else was up for it.

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And I had to make sure Tee was OK.

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So, I went along with it.

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It all started out as a bit of a laugh.

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Frank went first. I thought his prank was genius.

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Yeah, I was quite proud of that one.

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Congratulations, Frank. You're our first full member.

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Johnny. You're next.

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Frank had set the bar high.

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No way could I wuss out after that.

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So I just went for it. Frank went for water,

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I went for dirt.

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'None of this was what you could exactly call good behaviour.

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'I don't think it was meant harmfully, though.'

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SETA thanks you for your generous gift,

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and you're now an official member.

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But the dares got bigger and bigger,

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like getting hold of a chunk of Gina's hair.

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That's quite a good one, actually.

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Anyway, Tee rose to the challenge.

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Kind of.

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I told you to cut OFF a lock of her hair

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You didn't specifically say "cut it off," did you?

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You're going to have to do it again, because this doesn't count.

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Why not? They're Gina's hair extensions, they go in Gina's hair.

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That's quite clever, Tee.

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Thank you, Frank.

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Well, it's not really what you were SUPPOSED to do, but I'll accept it.

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Right. Who's next?

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Then the dares started getting really serious.

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Elektra was setting worse tasks

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and it wasn't really a laugh anymore.

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Let's raise the game. Toby.

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SETA demands of you a member of staff's watch,

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and, Carmen, one £20 note from the office.

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That's stealing.

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We're not keeping them. It's just part of the test.

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Yeah, we're going to give them back.

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'With every new dare, it got harder to say no,

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'because they were all in it together.

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'Everyone knew what they were doing was wrong,

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'but that didn't seem to matter anymore.

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'After all, everyone else had done it.'

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I didn't want to steal. I hate thieves.

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When my stuff got nicked at Burneywood, I was gutted.

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I didn't want to put anyone else through that.

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But Elektra said we was going to give it all back.

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So, I suppose I just went along with it.

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'Next morning, Gina and Mike were not happy.

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'A lost watch and missing money.

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'Something weird was going on.'

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Can you lend us 20 quid?

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Elektra arrives. At the same time,

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a load of thefts just happened to hit the Dumping Ground.

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Co-incidence? I didn't think so.

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Nor did Mike and Gina.

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Someone must know something.

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Elektra. Is there something you're not telling us?

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I'm new, so you just pick on me?

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Look, we all do stupid things.

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If you don't own up, you'll end up doing even more stupid stuff.

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Search me, if you like.

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I didn't do it.

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Ask them, if you don't believe me.

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They were with me all day.

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The tough choices just kept coming.

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Elektra had lied, and she obviously had no intention

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of handing the stuff back.

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So what should the others do? Grass her up?

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Or back her up with more lies?

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I hate snitching, but Elektra had tricked us.

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I just didn't know what to do.

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I knew we'd end up in trouble.

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I'd said it all along.

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Someone had to say something.

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Tell them!

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Yeah. She was with us.

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Sorry, Frankie boy, but that's rubbish.

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Trouble is, they were well out of their depth.

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You criticise me?

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I've only been here two days and I've already got them

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-nicking stuff for me.

-Am I supposed to be impressed?

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Yeah, it was the 20 quid and I'm going to get more

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once I've sold that watch.

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What have you done?

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First of all, I've just tricked you into confessing.

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Let's go and see Mike, Elektra.

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I was joking.

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I just heard you.

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OK, I don't want to be a snitch,

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but I was just covering for Toby and Carmen.

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Oh! Sorry, Elektra, but it's over.

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So, how do you feel about the gang stuff now?

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Look, stuff just happens. It's over.

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Forget it.

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So you don't regret leading the others on a robbing spree?

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It's not like I forced them to do it. They went along with it.

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They could have said "no" at any time,

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and it was their choice.

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Give me strength.

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'So, what have we learned so far about doing the right thing

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'to put into my Survival Files?

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'Pretty much every minute of every day,

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'we have to make choices.

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'Most choices are small, but some are bigger and much harder to call.

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'And often the hardest decisions

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'come when we know, deep down, the right thing to do.

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'But the right choice is more difficult than the wrong one.

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'That's especially true in a group situation.

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'Sometimes, the way we choose to act can be influenced

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'by not wanting to lose face with others.

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'And we all like to feel that we are in with the in crowd.

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'But sometimes you just have to take a stand

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'and choose to do the right thing,

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'even if it might make you unpopular for a while.'

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Elektra's gang had caused a lot of trouble for the other kids.

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But it's funny how things turn out.

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Soon afterwards, the tables were turned

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and Elektra was the one facing gang trouble.

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And she would have to make some big decisions of her own.

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'It all started when an old friend of Elektra's, called Kali,

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'turned up. They had been in a gang together called the Cobras.

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'They'd done a lot of seriously dodgy stuff.

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'But this Kali insisted she was a reformed character.'

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# Baby, we were born to run... #

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-So you seen any of the others?

-No, the old gang's history, now.

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That's good to know.

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What are you doing here?

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Just passing. I'm Tracy, and you are?

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None of your business. She works at my care home.

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So, in a way, it is my business.

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Oh, nice earring.

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Matching pair. Snakes, aren't they?

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I'm Kali. Old friend of Lex.

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"Lex"? Ooh, I like it. Can I call you "Lex"?

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No. Go away. Or am I going to be sanctioned for having friends?

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Depends on who they are.

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Didn't you used to be in a gang called The Cobras, Lex?

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Go away!

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She's only doing her job.

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We were roommates in our old care home.

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Best mates, too.

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That was before the gang stuff.

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That was my fault. I got Lex into a lot of trouble.

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-You didn't.

-I did.

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Just done six months in youth detention.

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I came to tell Lex that I've changed.

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She doesn't have to worry about me anymore

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We had to decide - did we believe her?

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Again, we decided to give her the benefit of the doubt.

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Yeah, I know. Big mistake.

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Soon enough, Elektra was sneaking out of the Dumping Ground

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to meet Kali's new gang mates.

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Cobras?

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This is the famous Lex.

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Ziggy, Dutch and...

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Zizelle. Kali's best mate. Where have you been, then?

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Kali was inside for six months. You didn't phone her once.

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What would you know?

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Just saying. You weren't there for her.

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Oh, you're just saying. Is that what you do, just say things?

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No, I don't.

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I don't have to SAY things to Kali.

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I'm there when it matters, like she is for me. Get it?

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-Yeah, well...

-I said, do you get it?

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Whatever.

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KALI LAUGHS

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You've still got it, girl.

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Admit it, Lex, you got the buzz, didn't you?

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What were you thinking of, "Lex"? We trusted you.

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You were really stupid back then, weren't you?

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We thought you were settling down. You were making new friends.

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Yeah, boring ones.

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Sorry to be harsh, but I need a bit of buzz.

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A bit of excitement.

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MUSIC: "Typical Girls" by The Slits

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'Elektra got her excitement spending loads of cash

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'with Kali and the girls, no questions asked.

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'It was just like old times for Elektra.

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'And now that Kali was back on the scene,

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'there was a difficult decision to be made.'

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Come back with us.

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I need to think about it.

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What's to think about?

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Spending life in care with a bunch of losers

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or splashing the cash with your mates?

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You said I was like your sister.

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It's the same for me, too. We're family, Lex. Come on.

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It's not the same without you.

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I'll meet you in an hour.

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'Just a few weeks before, Elektra had used peer pressure

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'to force the other kids into doing the wrong thing.

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'Now she was being pressured, herself.'

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Elektra had to choose. Who did she want to be?

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The dangerous, thrill-seeking Lex of The Cobras?

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Or the new, grown-up Elektra,

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who was gradually sorting herself out

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in the safety of the Dumping Ground?

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The decision was a no-brainer.

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'She chose the Cobras.'

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What are you doing?

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You can't tell anyone about this.

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It's that girl, isn't it?

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That girl is like family to me.

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What about us?

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I don't fit in here.

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Kali gets me.

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I'd rather be with her.

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I'm sorry, but I'm going.

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'And now it was Toby's turn to make a tough decision.

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'The easy option would have been just to let her go.'

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Elektra!

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I'll catch you guys up.

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'But Toby wasn't going to give up without a fight.'

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-What you doing?

-Stopping you!

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You're being stupid. Don't go with them.

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You'll end up in prison. Like Kali.

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You're wrong. Just leave it.

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No!

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Get off me!

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And forget about me. It's not like we're friends, or anything.

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Go home.

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Toby wouldn't leave it alone.

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He was determined to save Elektra from herself.

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He did the right thing, but he had to pay a very high price.

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Where are the others?

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They'll catch us up.

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TOBY YELLS

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-Come on, then.

-Give us all you got!

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Come on! What else you got, then, eh?

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What's that? You want to give us your watch, too?

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Isn't that nice?

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-What else you got?!

-What else you got?!

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Take his trainers.

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Oi! Want to pick on someone? Try me.

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Give him his stuff back.

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Now!

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'Toby got robbed because he tried to help a mate.

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'But because of what he did, everything changed for Elektra.'

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Toby, go home. Go!

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My mistake. Your friend. Won't happen again.

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It shouldn't have happened in the first place.

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Don't get worked up. They picked the wrong kid, it's just business.

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It's wrong.

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Seemed pretty happy splashing the cash earlier.

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Where did you think we got it from?

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I didn't want to think about where it came from.

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Maybe I missed my old friend so much

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I didn't want to think she was conning me.

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You've still got your old friend. I'm still here. I ain't changed.

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Maybe you haven't changed, but I have.

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Don't make me look bad, Lex.

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What you waiting for?

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Come on!

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Who's first?

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You? You?

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Or how about you?

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Thought so.

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You made a brave choice, when you stood up to Kali and her mates.

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Yeah. Whatever.

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You didn't want to get involved with mugging little kids.

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You did the right thing.

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Those girls were losers, anyway.

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So what made you realise that?

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Well, Toby was my mate. And they were disrespectful.

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So they made the decision for me.

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Elektra did well.

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It was tough turning her back on her old life for good

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but at least she knew what she was doing.

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Sometimes, though, it can be even harder

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to choose the right thing because you don't know

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where your decisions will lead you.

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'For instance, my old mate Crash had to choose

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'whether or not to forgive his dad and let him back into his life.'

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You got a letter.

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It's from your dad.

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'Crash's dad had been a disaster.

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'He used to get really angry, and treat Crash very badly.

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'Eventually, he ended up in prison.'

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'Even thinking about his dad made Crash angry.

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'So the thought of actually seeing him

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'got him into a right state.'

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Can I come in?

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'Crash wanted to be able to forgive his dad.'

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You going to see him?

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'But what if they both got angry?'

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Dunno.

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'And the whole thing started all over again?'

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Elaine says he having anger management classes.

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Well, that's a good thing, isn't it?

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Too little, too late.

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He might just want to say he's sorry.

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People like him always say they're sorry.

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They just never mean it.

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'Crash decided to take the risk. He agreed to meet his dad.'

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'They hadn't seen each other for years.

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'It had been a really tough decision for Crash

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'to go through with the meeting at all.

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'They had to put years of pain and betrayal behind them

0:24:380:24:40

'if they were ever going to sort out their relationship.

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'So what did they do? Yep. That's right.

0:24:430:24:46

'Had a kick about. Men!'

0:24:460:24:49

'But finally, once they had re-enacted

0:24:520:24:54

'the whole of that year's Cup Final, twice,

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'they knew they couldn't put it off any longer.

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'The two blokes had to do the most difficult thing -

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'talk to each other.'

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You hurt me.

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I'm really sorry.

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If I didn't love you,

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I might have got over what you did to me.

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But I haven't.

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I'm still angry with the whole world.

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And it's your fault.

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I know.

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And I wouldn't blame you if you never forgave me.

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I didn't say "never".

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And once he'd told his dad how he felt,

0:25:390:25:41

they were able to move on.

0:25:410:25:43

They're good mates now, those two.

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And all because Crash took the difficult option.

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He did the brave thing, and the right thing.

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'So what can I tell you about doing the right thing

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'to upload into my survival files?

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'Well, deep down we all can usually tell

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'whether something is the right thing to do or not.

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'But life's never that simple.

0:26:060:26:08

'There can be all sorts of pressures to stop you doing the right thing.

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'For instance, if all your mates are up to something

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'you know is dodgy, it can be hard not to go along with them

0:26:150:26:18

'in case you end up seeming like a goody-goody.

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'That's what happened with Elektra's secret club.

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'And no-one was strong enough to be the one to say

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'the pranks and the thefts had to stop.

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'It takes guts to stand up and be the one to say

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'"enough is enough."

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'But it can be done.

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'Elektra herself is proof of that.

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'She realized that she couldn't stand by while the Cobras

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'were stealing and bullying.

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'She did the right thing even though it wasn't easy.

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'Sometimes, though, it can get even more complicated.

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'It was hard for Crash to tell exactly

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'what was the right thing to do

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'when it came to meeting up with his dad.

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'It would have been easy to run away,

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'but he went for the harder option, and faced the problem head on.

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'And facing up to your problems,

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'rather than trying to ignore them,

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'is always a good thing to do.

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'So that's the Beaker guide to doing the right thing

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'safely uploaded to the Tracy Beaker Survival Files.'

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# Temptation... #

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More gems of wisdom from my experiences next time.

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And not missing that is an easy decision to make.

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