Among the Hidden
Among the Hidden Freedom and Confinement Quotes
How we cite our quotes:
The smile she offered him was wobbly. He felt like he had to help her. (2.38-39)
Yeah, if by "worked out" you mean that Luke is still alive. But in every other having-a-normal-life way, we'd have to say—nope. It has not worked out.
"But I didn't see you leave¬--" Luke protested.Jen looked at him as if she seriously wondered if he had a brain. "Of course not. I was hiding. The backseat of our car is hollowed out - Dad had it custom-built." (17.10-11)
Getting to go out into the real world doesn't seem like a hiding to us, and probably not to Luke, either. But Jen does have to sneak her way, out so we'll give her that.
"Last time I counted, I had contact with eight hundred kids."Luke shook his head. He didn't think even his parents knew that many people."So what is the password?" he asked."'Free,'" Jen said. "It's 'free'." (18.41-44)
Of course, the password would be "free." After all, that's the ultimate goal of all the shadow children. Not exactly the most secure password, of course.