Chapters 76-78 Summary
Olivia convinces Justin to try out for the lead male role in Our Town, and he gets it. She tries for the lead female role, but he does not think she tries very hard. Miranda, the popular girl with the pink hair, gets that role instead. Olivia says she is glad because she prefers not to have people staring at her. Justin has never heard a beautiful girl say such a thing.
Now Justin has far too much to do: play rehearsal, band practice, schoolwork, and Olivia. Fortunately Olivia likes helping him practice his lines, but Justin is worried he will not have enough time to get them right. It does not help that play practice started late because the school switched from Elephant Man...
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