"That we're over. That, whatever this is, its over."(p.84)
"Okay, fine, then. If you don't say it, I will."(p.84)
"If I don't say what?"(p.84)
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"Do you know where he is?"(p.93)
"Dude, I have no idea. He just took off."(p.93)
"Con, you missed two classes and you've got midterms on Monday. You can't just bail."(p.116)
"I'm here to pick you up and take you back to school."(p.116)
After prom, Belly decides to breaks up with Conrad because he is in college and she doesn't get to see him a lot. She felt like it was the right thing to do but he disagrees and tries to change her mind. She still thinks that it isn't a good idea so they leave prom alone.
"Finally, my mother fell asleep."(p.104)
Belly breaking up with Conrad caused him to go somewhere but no one knows where. Jeremiah and Belly go and search for him. They went to his school first and a boy said that he went to cousins house so they journeyed off to find him there.
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"I think I'm going to be a doctor."(p.106)
They get there and he doesn't talk to anyone because he is angry. He doesn't want Belly to be there and she doesn't know what to say so she leaves to get food. She comes back and Jeremiah and Conrad are talking together. They had a conversation about school but he still refuses to go home.
“No, I did not see any note. Don't you ever leave in the middle of the night without telling me again, Belly”(p.109).
Conrad called Belly to see if she wanted to go somewhere with him. She said yes but needed to wait until it was late so her mother would be asleep. When he got to her house they had to wait a couple hours before she left. When she thought her mother was asleep she snuck out of her house and went with Conrad.
Conrad takes Belly to the a diner and they have food. After they eat they go to the beach house and they talk. They talk about what they want to be when they are older. Then they watch tv for a while until her mother calls.
Belly leaving to go with Conrad caused her mother to call her to see where she was. Her mother was very angry with her and told her she needed to get home immediately. Conrad took her to get food before he took her home. When she gets home her mother grounds her for a couple weeks.