I don't want mom and dad to catch me. Uh oh....too late
Steven.....your brother is very sick
In this chapter, Steven impresses his parents, brother Jeffrey, and his band teacher by nailing his drum solo. After the concert, Jeffrey is certain that Steven is a rockstar and needs to tell everyone, especially Steven's biggest crush, Rennee Albert.
MY SON IS BLEEDING PROFUSELY AND YOU WANT HIM TO GET YOU A TISSUE
Steven feels like being nice and serving oatmeal to Jeffrey when all ofa sudden.....BAMMM......he falls off the stool and his nose starts bleeding very badly. Then he was rushed to the hospital immediately.
You do not look like a ratcoon
Steven! I look like a ratcoon!
After Jeffrey and Mrs. Alper come home from the hospital, she breaks the news that Jeffrey has a severe case of ALL which is a type of Leukemia.
Steven gets filled in on the whole hospital story but gets a little emotional while Jeffrey's sickness is the topic. He cares deeply about his brother and is very worried.
In this chapter, Jeffrey was getting ready to go to some appoitments in Phildelphia. When Jeffrey woke up he greeted Steven and then took a look in the mirror and got scared. His condition affected him in a way that he could get bruises very easily.