Goober,pressed to the limit,screams for an end to the fight and holds Jerry until the ambulance arrives. As a culture we underestimate the rate of male on male sexual assault important emphasis: Howie's declaration is surprising, since Howie is a high honors student, a varsity football player, and a respected student at school. Archie says something about the student body at school that we as readers desperately do not want to believe—both for Jerry's sake and our own sake. He makes Bailey go to the front of the classroom, and in front of everyone, Leon accuses Bailey of cheating. Suggest ways that Goober can help Jerry recover from the vicious beating.
Here's the funny part: Archie doesn't even have a picture. When Brother Eugene starts crying, he's even more pleased. He tells the kid to go buy him some cigarettes. A Midsummer Night's Dream.
Chapter 30 Brother Leon insists on conducting the chocolate roll call, even though most people bring their money and report directly to Brian. Brian is puzzled why Leon inflates sales totals when the annual sale lags behind previous years. He demonstrates the ways in which the path of least resistance is the easiest and safest route, and despite having some moral objection to both Brother Leon and The Vigils' manipulation of the sale, he goes along with it because in so doing, he eliminates any personal risk. Other editions may differ. Leon exhibits many of the psychopathic tendencies that Archie does but uses them not just to arbitrarily punish people, but also to advance himself and his control over the school. I think"—becomes his battle cry. The novel was shocking in its time because of the manner in which its main character was so clearly and unequivocally defeated.