The circus was coming to town. The world famous clown Antic, came along in advance to tell everybody all about it.
“Roll up, roll up” he called to the children, “Come and see the tightrope walker, Athletic, balancing on the high wire, and Miss Elastic swinging on the trapeze, her daring tricks will make you gasp with amazement.”
“Come and see the wonderful Madam Futuristic, she will tell you your fortune, she can see it all in her crystal ball.”
Gigantic, the man on stilts, blew a trumpet as he followed the clown, stepping over the children and peering down on them from his great height.
Ballistic, the juggler danced along tossing coloured balls in the air and Gymnastic, the tumbler did cartwheels and handstands in among the children.
Mr Hypnotic, the mind reader watched the children and knew how excited they were because he could see into their thoughts…
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