When You Reach Me
by Rebecca Stead
When You Reach Me Chapter 42 Summary
Things You Beg For
- While Alice is in the bathroom Miranda goes to the front office and asks Wheelie for a slip of paper. After some grumbling, Wheelie gives Miranda a corner of a pink message slip.
- Miranda picks up a pen and scribbles on it.
- Back in the auditorium Colin and Jay laugh again as the girls walk past.
- Miranda drops the pink note into Julia's lap. It reads: TRUCE. It has her phone number on it.