Mik puts her new hearing aids in before going into the visitor's room—she wants to be able to hear everything clearly.
in to see Fatima, giving her the book the kids made for her. Fatima loves it.
thinks about what Jimmi said about making the most beautiful thing ever. She
realizes now that he wasn't talking about the Statue of Liberty mural; he was
talking about the friendship she and Fatima share.
makes Fatima promise to come back someday.
gives Mik some earrings she made out of old gum wrappers—now Mik's ears can be
guard comes in and says it's time for Fatima to go.
leaves, she signs: hello,
goodbye, I love you.