Quentin spends all his time reading "Song of Myself," only stopping to eat turkey burgers with his parents.
Quentin realizes "I knew how Margo Roth Spiegelman felt when she wasn't being Margo Roth Spiegelman. […] Margo was not a miracle. She was not an adventure. She was not a fine and precious thing. She was a girl" (2.15.22).