But before Whitney could move toward the other girls, she realized that her tongue was tingling and her throat was beginning to feel tight.
“Oh, no.” She thought to herself. She had been so wrapped up in the party that she wasn’t paying attention to what she was eating!
She knew she had to tell someone right away what she was feeling, and was starting to worry that it might be too late and that she wouldn’t even be able to talk!
She remembered, however, the plan she had worked out with her mother. If she ever started to feel like this, she was to go to an adult who could help her take her allergy medication right away. She knew if it got to be too bad she would have to take a special shot.