He said he was sorry but I knew, for sure, he definitely didn’t mean it. I wasn’t trying to frighten him but I could see on his face the regret of asking such a stupid question. I hope it was good to teach him this lesson, one that I should never have to teach him again. I just wanted to shout so loud that the next door neighbours could hear it. I knew my face had gone bright red, it was as red as the tulips.
I was just being obedient.” Max wasn’t brave enough to admit to his friends that he had been crying. He was trying to keep looking brave in a bad situation by denying the truth. This is important because it proves that Max wasn’t tough enough to tell his friends he was, in fact, scared. Horse struggled with being tough. In paragraph 99, Horse tripped over his mattress that he brought from home and was going to sleep on.
Nala ran back to the living room and saw that Reuben had received a bone-shaped rubber toy that made an ear splitting, high pitched noise when squeezed. This bothered Nala so she went to the garage to hunt for rats, but was too annoyed to do anything The days went on and, to Nala’s disliking, the dog stayed. Nobody ever played the red dot game with her anymore since they were out playing fetch with Reuben. Even when the boy played soccer Reuben would interfere and end up tackling Nala, so she just left. During the day when the girl and boy went out to school was the worst for Nala.
“’No,’ that’s what I wanna tell him,” shows that she’s blunt and speak what’s on her mind. “I am loud like my mother. When I holler, you can hear me up and down the streets and around the corner”, “She and her friends run to the other side of the street like they being chased by boys with bricks. I’m right behind ‘em, with my fist balled up”, and “’Oh no you didn’t!’ I say, digging my elbow into some girl’s stomach. Slapping my hand up against another girl’s back, trying to get to the front of this thing,” shows that she’s loud, violent, and rude toward the
¨ We are in front dragging you guys and humans are behind following us¨ Missy said sounding like a leader. ¨ Whatever you say wise one.¨ Lacey said in a sarcastic voice. After they had a whole conversation about the dog planet, They walked to the local park that was in the middle of their neighborhood and Lacey was talking to Missy and teaching her new tricks. Couple minutes later, these two big, rude boys walked up too Lacey and Missy and said ¨ Why are you talking to that stupid dog.¨ ¨ Why do you care if i'm talking to my dog. P.S, Missy is more intelligent than you¨ ¨ Ah, Whatever, But if we see you talking to that dog again, you freak.¨said the two boys in a mean way.
My hands shakily traced my face, and all I could feel was sweat. They hungrily reached for my drenched hair, running through my locks at a feverish pace. It was sticky, wet, and I could distinctly feel a few drops of sweat running down my back, departing from my head. My quaking fingers slowly came across a slightly large swelling on my crown, inducing a new wave of shivers down my weak spine. My whole body retracted as I fearfully touched the bleeding bump; the pain was too much.
!” I shouted back. He then proceeded to crush me with more force than before. At this point I felt that I was going to pass out. I had no choice but to surrender in order to prevent that from happening. “Now do you say uncle?” said Noodle again.
They may have not liked a kid sprinting through them, but I didn't dare to look back. My dad's whistle got louder and louder. I look about a five, maybe seven and a half yards down and there was my dad, searching frantically. "DAD!" I shout running to him.
Covey said, that I had not resisted, he would not have whipped me half so much.(p. 88) Douglas spent six months with him and was never