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A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving (2014, MP3 CD, Unabridged)
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While practicing The Shot in the academy gym over the Christmas holiday of , they argue fiercely about it. But after their argument in the high school gym, they successfully perform The Shot in under four seconds for the first time. They also argue that year about college: John plans to attend the state university in New Hampshire, while Owen could easily get a full scholarship to Harvard or Yale. Owen wants John to at least apply to a better school, but John is certain he would be rejected. Owen insists that they stay together, but John refuses to let Owen deny himself the chance to go to a better school simply to stay with John in New Hampshire--even though Owen has been given a prestigious scholarship to the University of New Hampshire as the most outstanding high school student in the state. Owen is the shoo-in valedictorian of his class, and is now in charge of The Grave --he even uses the editorial copy machine to make fake IDs for his classmates.
Owen ends up hitting a foul ball that kills Johnny's mother. George Yepes "Mujer de Los Angeles" mural. By: John Irving. He's sort of like a living, baseball c.
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