Later in the day after mostly clearing the snow covered tracks, a train appeared in the distance. As it got closer we learned that in fact it was a troop train. (Knowles 97)
Brinker comes into Finny and Gene's room in the morning wondering if Gene is going to enlist. Finny gets defensive and is confused because he just got back to Devon and doesn't want Gene to go. (Knowles 107)
Ready to Enlist Gene?
Leper is officially enlisting into the war and is going to go into the ski troops. He was mostly intrigued by the film shown in class. He decided to do this so h could rather pick what to be rather than be drafted. (Knowles125)
Bye Leper. I will miss you and try to outlast the war.
I knew the war would catch up to me at some point and I'm going into the ski troops
Whatever you want to think. But what would you know about this anyway.
Leper has just escaped from the army and Gene just went to his house in Vermont. Leper is acting all crazy now and not the same he used to be. Gene notices this and doesn't want to be around him. (Knowles 143)
Leper is crazy now and like a psycho
What do you mean you just escaped from the army?
After all the arguing and debating going on in the Assembly Room, Finny had a enough of it and decided to storm off. When he was heading down the stairs and ended up tumbing and probably ended up hurt. (Knowles 177)
Gene ended up losing one of his best friends in Finny because of the pre-existing break in his leg and then he further damaged it from falling. During, the surgery bone marrow got into his blood stream and Finny ended up dying. (Knowles193-194)
Sadly, he didn't do to well during the surgery and ended up getting bone marrow in his blood stream and dying.