The Master Puppeteer by Katherine Paterson

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What Chapter in "The Master Puppeteer" states that Jiro pulled the quilt over his head so they wouldn't hear him cry? Explain why Jiro is crying.

What Chapter in "The Master Puppeteer" states that Jiro pulled the quilt over his head so they wouldn't hear him cry?

Explain why Jiro is crying.

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The quote to which you refer,

"Jiro pulled the quilt over his head and stuffed the rice-hull pillow against his mouth.  He couldn't let them hear him crying",

comes at the end of Chapter 2.  Jiro had gone with his father to deliver a puppet to Yoshida, the Master Puppeteer.  Yoshida took an interest in Jiro, and offered him a place as an apprentice in...

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