Freak finally gets out of the hospital. Max is very worried because for the first time he hears Gram and Grim fighting. He finds out that Grim wanted to buy a gun just in case Kenny Kane came into their house, but Gram convinces him otherwise by telling him of her dream that Kenny would just take the gun from him and shoot him instead.That scares Max because he now thinks that his Dad is coming out to get him and his family.
Dr. Spivak- Dr. Spivak is Max's doctor
obligation- to be obliged
grin- to smile broadly as in amusment or pleasure or embarrisment
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