• Brady takes the train to Rhode Island to see his cousins
    • Cousin Kevin same age as Brady
    • Cousin Emily: seven, short, blond hair
    • Auntie Janet and Uncle Larry
    • Cousin Joey, away at College
  • Watching Emily play reminded Brady of his sister, Amanda who would have been the same age as Emily.
  • Browsed through family photo while waiting for dinner. Brought back neat memories.
  • Saw picture of "Dee" (Brady's mother) holding baby Amanda. Tears filled eyes...first picture Brady had ever seen of his sister. He begins to remember what Amanda looked like.
  • Questions why his mother doesn't have pictures of Amanda for him to see.
  • Aunt explains grief different for everyone...too painful for his mother to have the reminder around.
  • Aunt gives Brady the picture to keep.
  • Brady happy while in Rhode Island
  • On train home begins to think about what to do with the drill
    • JT
      • Home schooled til 6th grade when his father first got sick
      • Religious
      • Wouldn't hurt anybody
      • If Brady told, it would blow JTs family right out of the water
      • JTs father in the hospital, family needs JT on the farm
      • Curtis bullied JT
      • Digger defended JT...even got suspended once.

    • Digger
      • didn't mean to kill Ben either
      • Digger saved Brady's life Page 143
      Brady
      • Did not want to cause his mother pain...if he told and got everyone in trouble
  • As train pulled in to Baltimore, Maryland, Brady decided what to do.