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Hong, Edna Hatlestad, 1913- / Muskego boy
(1943)

Chapter 3: Goodbye to Drammen,   pp. [15]-22


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and answer all the curious questic 
to give. 
When they came to the pier w 
the quiet fjord, it was Mikkel's tu 
"Karen!" he shouted, "Look ! 
us to America!" 
But Karen was too interested ir 
about, women in bright kerchiefs I 
dren playing hide-and-seek behin 
"Mikkel," Karen asked timid 
"Who?" asked Mikkel, seeing 
the sea gulls. 
"All those people." 
"Oh !" Mikkel gave a great s 
these people going to America to 
Knud and Aunt Martha and Best( 
was a boy about his own age, too, 
Mikkel wanted to go over and 
was supposed to take care of Kar 
would the new boy think of tha 
"Mikkel! Mikkel !" 
Far was pushing his way throu 
"Why didn't you follow us?" 
so very huffy after all. "We are al 
and Karen stand as if you were 
to America?" 
"Is America far?" asked Karen 


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