Dave's father and himself do dishes together and his father tells him that he will get the two out of the "mad house". His dad calls him by his nickname.
Dave's mother starves him for almost 10 days straight, laughing and yelling at him whenever he was to bed for food
In the month of March Dave's mother was in the hospital, because she was in labor. Dave's father let him play with his brothers. They played Star Trek like they used to
David's mother came into the bedroom and hugged him. She told him that all the bad things were over. He said he would be a good boy, and she said she would be a good mother
A woman from social services came to David's house to question him about his mother. He said that she would beat him only when he was a bad boy and he deserved it. The only reason his mother was nice to him the day before was so he wouldn't say this