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Good Night, Mr. Tom Chapter Summary & Analysis - Chapter 5, "Chamberlain Announces" Summary

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Chapter 5, "Chamberlain Announces" Summary

Mr. Tom doesn't worry for a moment, when Willie awakens with a wet bed the next morning, and he reassures the boy about it. They lean together out the window, surveying the beautiful new morning after a rain. Mr. Tom points out the teachers' residences and explains who teaches what levels. The two dress, although the hand-me-downs available don't necessarily fit Willie well. Willie is delighted to have new boots of his own although they still cut his ankles a little. The two dress up a little, because it is Sunday, and they are headed to church.

Willie helps the vicar put out hymnbooks - red ones, which confuses Willie, since his mother always said that red was wicked. The beautiful, quiet day filled with sunshine and good outdoor smells makes Willie think of heaven. Soon, the chapel fills up with...

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