"Don't throw a fit at this time. Don't you see? If you go today I'll know where to find you and you won't end up in the state home"(Ryan).
Frankie looked up at Mike. Leave? Where? When are we coming back? We're not coming back. Were leaving for good"(Ryan).
"Mike, I'm scared. Want me to turn the light on? No I'm not afraid of the dark. Frankie scooted closer and put his arm across Mike's chest. Im scared if I go to sleep... I might wake up in bishops. (Ryan)
"Mrs. Schrubige stood in the doorway, her hand on her heart looking as if she had seen a ghost"(Ryan)
"You have just as much right to be in that store as the next person. So You're welcome. But it's Euine you should thank for your clothes"(Ryan).
"If you have any old harmonicas that you wish to donate to the collection box, bring them to the concert. Mike found his seat and patted his chest pocket where the harmonica rested. It had almost became a old friend"(Ryan).