It's growing! I can hardly believe it! I was brushing my teeth, looking in the mirror, and there it was! Hair! I almost swallowed the suds. There's not much, of course. You have to look real close. But there are hundreds, thousands probably. I'm going to be normal! I wanted to run and show Sister Zoe and Sister Dana and all my tutors, even Julian. But then I decided it would be more fun to wait, to watch them see. I have English, Math, and Chess today, three chances for people to notice. It's 7:22 in the A.M., thirty-eight minutes until my first class. I'm going to look in the mirror some more. I'm a brunette!


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