You should click through and read. Despite what happens in the story, this was soothing for me, because I integrated a little piece of my childhood into it. It was a pretty pleasant experience overall. In fact, I'm smiling right now and have that feeling you get when you're remembering your life as a small child and it's bittersweet---mostly sweet, what bitter there is, is far in the background of memory.
So go read it already. :-)