Overview: Chapter 32
Her through the windows when she wakes, a group of black, Mexican, and white homeless teenagers stand outside laughing at. They tell her she will remain so long because it attracts police attention, and everyone works, committing their earnings to the community as she follows the rules: people of the opposite sex cannot sleep thick and curvy together, stealing is forbidden. Maya remains for 30 days. Everybody else comes into a party competition on Saturday evenings, and Maya and her partner win 2nd reward during her final weekend. Maya learns to comprehend diversity and threshold completely that thirty days, something which influences her the rest of her life, she notes in retrospect. During the end associated with the summer time, Maya calls Vivian and asks her to pay for her airfare to bay area. The team takes the headlines of her departure that is impending with, although everybody wants her well.
Summary: Chapter 33
Maya records that she's changed much considering that the beginning of the summer time, but Bailey, whom additionally appears to have aged somewhat, shows indifference toward Maya’s stories. Nevertheless, they share a pursuit in dance and turn a sensation at the big-band dances in the town auditorium. Meanwhile, Maya records, Bailey and Vivian have grown to be estranged.