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The Truth About Forever
by Sarah Dessen
The Truth About Forever Chapter 6 Summary
Now it's Wes's turn to jump out at Bert. They're at another catering event, and Macy is hiding in a closet with him, waiting. Whoa, what? Macy's hiding in a closet with Wes? What's going on there? Did we miss something? No, no, nothing's going on. Macy just came in to hang up a guest's wrap, and found him in there, waiting to pounce on Bert. The pounce is successful, Bert screams like a girl, and then he vows revenge on both of them. They all head to the kitchen, where Delia realizes they've left the main course—six hams—at her house. Oops. As usual, she figures out a way to save the day, and everyone goes home happy. Macy is really enjoying the craziness of the catering job, and the new friends she's made, but she still never goes out with them afterwards. When she goes home, she sees her dad's old truck parked outside. That means Caroline has come to visit. At lunch the next day, Caroline tries to talk their mom into renovating their dad's old beach house and then going there for a family vacation. Their mom really fights the idea, but Caroline eventually brings her around to it. She's trying to help her deal with his death. Lunch takes so long that Macy is 20 minutes late getting back to the library. Uh-oh… When Bethany and Amanda comment, she finally realizes that not only will she never be perfect, but you know what? She doesn't want to be. That night, after a catering job, she finally agrees to go out with Kristy and the gang.
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