Fiction logo

Jacob And The Penguin

A Story Of An Unlikely Pair

By Rebekka LienPublished 2 months ago 3 min read
Jacob And The Penguin
Photo by Cris Tagupa on Unsplash

Once upon a time, on a small tropical island located in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, there was a man named Jacob and a penguin named Pablo. Jacob was a young and successful businessman, who was tired of the hectic life in the city and decided to take a break. He bought a one-way ticket to the island to escape from the stress and find some peace and solitude.

Pablo, on the other hand, was a penguin who lived on the island his entire life. He was known as the island's mischief-maker, always causing trouble and getting into fights with the other animals. However, despite his mischievous behavior, he was also known for his kindness and compassion.

One day, while Jacob was taking a walk along the beach, he stumbled upon Pablo, who was in trouble. The penguin had gotten himself stuck in a fisherman's net and was unable to free himself. Jacob quickly came to his aid and helped him escape.

As Jacob was about to continue on his walk, Pablo followed him, grateful for his help. Despite his initial reservations about the mischievous penguin, Jacob found himself amused by Pablo's antics and soon the two became unlikely friends.

They spent the next few days exploring the island together, discovering its hidden wonders and secrets. They went on long walks, swam in the crystal-clear waters, and even had picnics on the beach. During their adventures, Jacob learned about the island's rich history and culture, and Pablo taught him about the different animals that lived on the island.

As the days passed, Jacob realized that he had found the peace and solitude he was seeking on the island, but he also found something even more valuable: friendship. He had never expected to make such a strong bond with a penguin, but he couldn't imagine leaving the island without Pablo.

However, Jacob's time on the island was coming to an end, and he had to return to the city for his business. He was torn between his love for the island and his love for his new friend. He knew that he couldn't take Pablo with him to the city, but he also couldn't bear the thought of leaving him behind.

One night, as they sat on the beach watching the stars, Jacob confided in Pablo about his dilemma. To his surprise, Pablo told him not to worry and that he would be okay. He explained that the island and its animals were his home, and he would always be happy there.

Jacob was relieved and grateful for Pablo's understanding. He knew that his friend was right and that he needed to let him go. The next day, he said goodbye to Pablo and returned to the city, with the memories of their adventures on the island forever etched in his heart.

Years went by, and Jacob became one of the most successful businessmen in the city. However, he never forgot about Pablo and the island. He would often reminisce about his time there and the unlikely friendship he formed with a penguin.

One day, Jacob received a letter from Pablo, informing him that the island was in trouble. A group of developers had discovered the island and were planning to turn it into a tourist destination, destroying its natural beauty and endangering its wildlife. Jacob knew that he had to help, and he immediately returned to the island.

When he arrived, he found Pablo leading the fight against the developers. Together, they rallied the other animals and the island's inhabitants, and they successfully prevented the developers from destroying their home.

From that day on, Jacob remained on the island, working to protect it and its inhabitants. He and Pablo continued their adventures, exploring new lands and discovering new wonders.


About the Creator

Rebekka Lien

I am a creative born in Germany, moved to Taiwan when I was 5 and America when I was 8. I spent the last year in 14 countries to prophesy over people.

Reader insights

Be the first to share your insights about this piece.

How does it work?

Add your insights


There are no comments for this story

Be the first to respond and start the conversation.

Sign in to comment

    Find us on social media

    Miscellaneous links

    • Explore
    • Contact
    • Privacy Policy
    • Terms of Use
    • Support

    © 2023 Creatd, Inc. All Rights Reserved.