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Joey Pigza Swallowed the Key - Make a Wish and Who Summary & Analysis

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Make a Wish and Who Summary

The following morning, Joey defecates and his key passes into his stool. At school, he entertains the children by swallowing his newly recovered and washed off key, but when he brings it back up and bounces the spaghetti sticking to it from his stomach up and down, he is sent to the nurse to wash his mouth. He is also forced to surrender his key. Joey admits to the nurse that he forgot to take his medication. He yells at her as well as to Ms. Maxy when he returns to the classroom, and is immediately sent back to special education class. Harold, a special student, is having a party and Joey helps pass out hats and helps sing. When Harold is unable to blow out the candles, Joey helps him, believing he is doing something good by helping...

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