Story of the Peace Crane
in 1945 a bomb dropped on hiroshima killind over 140,000 people.
Sadako was born 2 years before the bomb dropped, she was not effected by the blast. she grow up healthy and strong she was even one of the best runners at her school.
then one day she caught a cold and became very ill with a disease. then she started getting bumps on her neck and behind her neck. People began she had caught radiation from the bombs dropping.
while in the red cross hospital, she heard about something with cranes, and that if you make a thousand of them, then you will be granted one wish. So she made over a thousand in hopes that she could get her one wish. she died at the age of 12