Narrator wants to be prince charming in this years Grand dramatic offering." If I had bothered Mamma with rehearsals at home before, I pestered her to death this time."
Narrator finds out he cant be prince charming in the production, and ends up having to be the head evil fairy for the 3rd year in a row. ." But I could never be Prince Charming, because I was black."
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Leonardo unexpectedly hits the narrator during the performance. The teacher tries to convince him it was a mistake, but he doesn't believe it. "MissLaPrade quieted me down by saying it made a nicetouch anyway. Rat said Leonardius did it on purpose."
Leonardo and the narrator get into a fight on stage during the play ." Later I protested loudly—but in vain—that itwas a case of self-defense. I pointed out thatLeonardius had a mean look in his eye."
Leonardo and the narrator continue the play as intended. " They rang the curtain back up fifteen minutes later, and we finished the play ."
Leonardo is no longer allowed to be in the grand dramatic offering anymore. " They wouldn't let me appear in the grand dramatic offering at all next year. "