Skipping ahead a little bit, this scene shows the boy, Danny. He is the boy Mandy saw standing beside the road at the beginning of the book. Here is part of his tale . . .
Danny was cold. All he had to cover his head was the old newsboy cap his dad had taken off a homeless man in the city. He was tired and confused. He just wanted to sleep and be warm.His dad kept him nearly lifeless. The first night with Danny, Kurt had crushed up one of the
prescription pills he’d liberated from his “buddy’s” medicine cabinet. He’d sprinkled some of the
residue onto a McDonald’s hamburger. When Danny complained about the grit, Kurt had grabbed the
burger and tossed it out the window.
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