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Whatdoes everyone getting confirmation have to know about?

Sanctifying Grace

1

what does confirmation mean they have to die for?

the catholic religion

2

who do they call quisimodo?

peter dooley

3

what does quisimodo tell Billy and Frankie they can do for a shilling?

see his sisters naked

4

who is at the spout when billy and frankie show up?

mikey molloy

5

what happens when mikey goes up the spout?

he starts to masturbate and falls off the spout, breaking a shoulder and biting his tongue

6

do quisimodo's mother find out?

yess

7

is frankie able to get confirmed?

yes

8

what happens to frankie after confirmation?

he gets a nosebleed and gets very sick

9

What does his family think is causing his sickness?

growing up

10

What does the doctor say is wrong with Frankie?

he says he has a bad cold.

11

what does frankie really have?

typhoid fever

12

What is happening to Frankie as he falls in and out of sleep?

he is being blessed to die by various priests

13

What does the Nun say has healed Frankie?

the rosary prayers of all the boys in the confraternity.

14

What does Malachy do to Frankie for the first time?

he kisses his forehead

15

What is the girls name that starts talking to frankie?

Patricia Madigan

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what do they get yelled at for?

they get yelled at by the nun for talking when they could be praying

17

What does the janitor get yelled at for?

singing

18

What does frankie look forward to every day in the hospital?

the reading of a verse from patricia

19

Why is the nun disappointed in Frankie?

He should know not to talk to someone with Patricia type of illness especially with typhoid fever.

20

What happened in the room Frankie is in now after being moved?

many people died because of the famine.

21

What does Frankie understand is going to happen to Patricia?

she is going to die

22

Where did Patricia die?

she died in the bathroom

23

What does the nurse say frankie has to learn again?

how to walk

24

who tells frankie the end of the poem?

seamus

25

who is bringing frankie books?

the girl in the blue dress

26

what does frankie wish he could do?

talk about the books with someon

27

What day is frankie let out of the hospital?

St francis of Assisi feast

28

Does Malachy still have a job when Frankie is let out?

no

29

Who is alphie?

Frankie's newest baby brother

30

What does Frankie do with the Penny he finds?

he lights a candle at the statue of st francis of assisi and prays to be moved on from the fifth class which he had already taken

31

What did Frankie title his report on Jesus in Limerick?`

Jesus and the weather

32

What happens as a result of reading his report?

he is moved up to the sixth class he should be in

33

What does Mr. O'Halloran say the Irish did in the war?

he says they did horrible things and did not fight nobely all the time.

34

What does every schoolboy sell raffle tickets for?

to get shoes for kids that dont have them

35

What kind of stories does Malachy tell?

he tells crazy stories that are all backwards.

36

What does malachy tell Frankie he will have because of school?

he will have a good job in America.

37

What is their dog's name?

lucky

38

What does the family have to do in the summer?

they have to deal with the stench of the labratory. They have to kill rats and flies so that they are not getting diseases.

39

Where does Frankie go for christmas dinner?

he goes to the hospital

40

What is wrong the girl in the blue dress?

she has a mental problem

41

What happens to fin the horse?

he is put down.

42

How does michael react when the people start moving the dead horse?

he gets upset because they do not care about the dead.