Chapter 17 - Tom's Secret Comes Alive


Open-Response Questions from Packet

  1. What are some of the funny points of the funeral? Why do you think they are funny?
  2. How do you think the townspeople felt about the boys before they thought the boys were dead? Why did they change their minds?

We all have traits that drive other people crazy, but when you die, people focus on the good parts of your nature. Give an example of something that you do that drives people crazy now, but that they would quickly forget about if you weren't around.