Vern comes and tells the gang that when he was under his portch looking for his penneys that he had burried when he was eight he over heard his brother talking to his friend charlie hogan about the child that was missing but they said that they did it and they said where the body was.
Gordie’s brrother died in car crash.
Gordies parents never paid any attention to Gordie.
Chris brought a gun that he stole off of his dads bureau. He let Gordie see it and he told Gordie that it wasn’t loaded. So Gordie pulled the trigger. And KA-BLAM. The gun was loaded and he shot the trashcans behind the diner. The waitress cam out but she thought it was fircrackers.
They started out on there mission walking along the train tracks.
They go into the town dump to get a drink of water. It is restrickted to go in there when the dump isn’t open. They fliped to see who goes to the store to get the food. when they fliped they got a goocher which vern says is bad luck, so they flip again ang Gordie looses.
When Gordie came back to the dump he couldn’t find the guys and he noticed that the owner of the junkyard was here because his car was here. So he tried to make a run to the opposite side of the junk yard. But the man noticed him a sicked his dog Chopper after him. He made it to the other side to find his friends standing there telling him to come on.
The owner of the junk yard was really mad at th kids for trespasing. But the kids just kept calling the owner names.
The owner got realy mad and called Teddy’s dad a looney. Teddy got really mad and said that his dad stormed the beachs of Normady.
They had to cross this train bridge the only problem was that they didn’t know when the next train was due. They started to cross the bridge when they noticed a train was comming so they started running. Vern and Gordie were in the back when chris and Teddy were up front. Chris and Teddy made it easely but Vern and Gordie made it by the skin of the teeth.
Gordie told a story when they camped out. It was about this pie eating contest. This looser in the school was called Lardass. Everyone hated him so he wanted revenge. He ate a egg and some alchole to make him throw-up before the contest. He ate 6 pies and then through-up on the person who was the returning campion. Then everyone started trowing-up.
They took a short cut through a field to make better time.
When they arrived at the dead childs body along came Verns brother billy with his gang wanting to take away the body and get credit it for finding it but Gordie shot the gun into the air and made everyone leave so no one could take credit for finding the body.