Melody got a pet dog whose name is Butterscotch. Butterscotch trusted Melody and was her best friend and really her only one.
Later Melody got a baby sister named Penny. Penny Wasn't disabled like Melody and only she played with Butterscotch now. She would grow up like a normal fully functional person.
Mrs. V found the medi-talker online and ordered it. Everyone helped to pay it because the insurance wouldn't help pay much of the price. This device let Melody speak (which she couldn't do without it) with a few taps of buttons