Badly Injured Man – level 2

20-07-2017 15:00

A year ago, a man woke up from sleep with his body burning. He thought that it was hot water at first, but then he felt acid in his mouth. His ex-girlfriend, who is now serving 17 years in prison, carried out the attack.

It was a miracle that Daniel survived. A third of his skin had to be transplanted, and doctors had to remove his right eye. He will live with his scars forever, but his ex-girlfriend will be free one day.

Daniel, however, will not be alone. He has found love again with the carer who nursed him after the cruel acid attack. Daniel says that Anna loved him from their first day together. She even gave up her job to be with him. Anna says that Daniel is an amazing person – clever, funny, and easy to fall in love with. The scars do not mean anything to her because she is happy to be with him. She even speaks of destiny that they met.

Difficult words: transplant (replace with something), nurse (take care of; help) destiny (fate – something that is going to happen).

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