Darius is mad because Twig got a collage scholarship and Darius did not get one.
Characterization of Protagonist
Twig won a big race and Darius is so happy about it but he wont get over the race that was a month ago.
Darius and Twig got collage scholarships. So Darius got scholarship for his writing. Twig got his for running.
"The hallway at 176 was bright. The freshly painted yellow walls were almost cheerful as Twig and I went upstairs. On the third floor, a door was open and I could hear a baby crying". (184)
This is Darius. He is intelligent , smart, and a good friend. He is a round character and static. He is this because you can see how he changes in the book.
The theme is that Twig and Darius last year of high school and going on to collage.
Twig and Darius are going upstairs to look for Midnight got shot by a gun and know one can find him but Darius thinks we will be upstairs on the roof,so they found him on the roof and Twig and Darius called 911 to get some help for Midnight.