A new school year begins for Dondi, and with it new glasses—and a fresh sadness.
Moving from Bud and Mickey’s sweet bungalow to this rinky-dink house on the outskirts of Casper has caused Dondi to switch schools. She is hopeful for friends, but none have presented.
And home life feels a little sad—missing is the new adventure spirit that occupied Bert their first year in Wyoming. In its place, a loneliness descends.