Junior's father took him to the new school, Reardan. He said that Junior doesn't have to go to Reardan and can go back to the rez school, but Junior didn't agree. His father said that Junior is so brave and he is a warrior. That made Junior feel stronger.
She's so pretty.
Where are you from?
Reardan's mascot is an Indian. Junior didn't fit in because he was the only other Indian in the town.
Penelope is a tough, blond girl who is in Junior's class. She was angry with Junior because she thinks that Junior lied about his name.
Junior thinks she was the prettiest girl he had ever seen up close.
Roger made a offensive racist joke so Junior punched Roger in the face, defending Indians, black people, and buffalo. Roger was shocked.
Junior thought Roger's gang was going to attack him for bloodying their leader but they just were shocked and stared at him. Roger and his gang walked away.