This vignette talks about how Esperanza's brothers don't want to hang with her or her little sister. Esperanza wants real friends to hang out with.
Esperanza meets these 2 girls named Rachael and Lucy who pitch in $5 to help Esperanza buy a bike they can take turns riding. Esperanza found herself twoo friends she can talk to
Esperanza works as a photo copy finisher and doesn't know where to sit in the break room. instead she sits in the coat closet to eat her lunch and doesn't want to talk to people because she doesn't know anybody.