"The Lees were the only other Chinese family in town." "me or my little sister."
"my mother went to work without telling me or my little sister"
Mona and Narrator go to Piano lessons They admire Eugenie playing Ms. Crossman gives the narrator a white umbrella The narrator says she wishes Ms. Crosman was her mother The narrator and Mona are finally picked up Driving home they get into a car accident
“Mom!” I screamed. “Mom! Wake up!” She opened her eyes. “Please don’t yell,” she said. “Enough people are going to yell already.” “I thought you were dead,” I said, starting to cry. “I thought you were dead.”
As the man from the car behind us started tapping on the window, I moved the umbrella away from my leg.
I got out after them; and while everyone else was inspecting the damage we’d done, I threw the umbrella down a sewer.