As Kenny Kane is choking Loretta, Max is yelling at his father to stop and that he knew about him killing his mother. Kenny tries to choke Max too until Freak comes and saves him. At the end, Kenny gets caught by the police.
Max has to go to the police and he tells them everything. During winter break, Max is worried about testifying against his father and he starts talking to Grim a lot more. Max is also scared that someday, he will start acting like his father.
Kevin and Gwen celebrate Kevin's birthday with Max's family. Kevin is acting a little bit weird and he barely touched his dinner. He gets a really cool computer set for his present and he looks really happy. Then at the end, he has a seizure.