Directions: Write your own summary of the passage below. Do this in your notebook. The rubric is given on the next

Directions: Write your own summary of the passage below. Do this in your

notebook. The rubric is given on the next page.PassageThe Glass CupboardThere was a king who had a cupboard that was made entirely of glass. It was aspecial cupboard. It looked empty, but you could always take out anything you wanted.There was only one thing you had to remember. Whenever you took something out of it,you had to put something else back in, although nobody knew why.One day, some thieves broke into the palace and stole the cupboard. “Now we can haveanything we want,” they said. One of the thieves said, “I want a large bag of gold,” andhe opened the glass cupboard and got it. The other two did the same and they too gotexactly what they wanted. The thieves forgot one thing. Not one of them put anythingback in the cupboard.NoThey went on and on for weeks and months. At last, the leader of the thievescould bear it no longer. He took a hammer and smashed the glass cupboard into a millionpicces, and then all three fell down dead.When the king returned home, he ordered his servants to search for the cupboard. Whenthey found it, and the dead thieves, they filled sixty great carts with the gold and took itback to the king. He said, “If those thieves had only put something back into thecupboard, they would be alive this day.”He ordered his servants to collect all the pieces of glass and melt them down and makethem into a globe with all the countries of the world upon it, to remind himself andothers, to give back something in return when someone or something does or gives ussomething​

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