By looking closely at their faces.
By feeling their faces with her hands.
By listening to the timbre of their voices.
By looking closely at their hands.
She is allergic to their dog.
She suspects that her husband wants a divorce.
She feels that she leads an insignificant life.
She is worried about Prudence.
Because Phoebe has told her that Mrs. Cadaver is a murderer.
Because Mrs. Cadaver is her English teacher's sister.
Because Mrs. Cadaver survived the crash that killed her mother.
Because she is afraid her father is falling in love with Mrs. Cadaver.
The messages confuse and frighten them at first, but later begin to make sense to them.
The girls think the messages are nonsense.
The girls think the messages are interesting and look forward to the next one.
They cannot understand the messages and want to ask their English teacher to explain them in class.
The evidence is impossible to ignore.
She knows her mother is easy to trick.
Because she suspects her father is hiding something from her.
Because she cannot accept the possibility that her mother would leave her under normal circumstances.
He reads Phoebe's journal entry and realizes she is writing about his sister.
He notices that the students are teasing the person from whose journal he is reading.
He becomes upset when one student complains about English class in her journal.
Phoebe begs him to stop.
Phoebe saw his picture on Sergeant Bickle's desk and thought he was cute.
A note on Phoebe's doorstep told them to.
They are convinced that he has something to do with Mrs. Winterbottom's disappearance.
Mr. Birkway suggested they do so.
Spy on Ben.
Confront he lunatic.
Find Mr. Winterbottom.
Do some research for Mr. Birkway.
Mrs. Cadaver was the nurse on duty in the emergency room the night of the bus accident.
Mrs. Cadaver and Sal's mother sat next to each other on the bus trip and became friends.
Sal's mother stopped in Euclid on her way to Lewiston, Idaho.
Mrs. Cadaver used to live in Bybanks.
Both the Pickfords and the Winterbottoms are very polite and proper.
Both the Pickfords and the Winterbottoms eat healthy.
They both are very talkative at the dinner table.
They both show one another a lot of affection.
He was bitten by a snake.
He left Mrs. Cadaver.
He lives in Bybanks.
She is in a car accident.
She is bitten by a snake.
She has a heart attack.
She is bitten by a dog.
Yellowstone National Park
The Black Hills
You need to wear a new pair of shoes for at least two days.
You cannot judge a man until you have known him for two days.
You shouldn't judge people until they have been in their shoes.
You shouldn't gossip.
Moody Blue pushed her puppies away so that they would become independent.
Moody Blue refused to feed the puppies because she did not like them.
Moody Blue abandoned the puppies.
Moody Blue was very protective and would not let anyone ouch the puppies.
Mr. Winterbottom smiles.
Mr. Winterbottom shakes Mike's hand and welcomes him to the family as his son.
Mr. Winterbottom asks Mike to stay for dinner.
Mr. Winterbottom throws Mike a welcome home party.
She is reminded of her own parents.
Seeing people kiss makes Sal feel uncomfortable.
Being on the garage Sal was afraid of heights.
Sal had never seen two people kiss before.