I know, right?! We read this for my class in the beginning of the year, and everyone just screamed in frustration at that part. We were... energetic while reading. At least four times, we were yelling at the top of our lungs for some reason.
I hated that people left her behind, or assumed she could no think right, or discriminated her at all for the fact that she was different. I hope that I and anybody that reads this book will be empowered to help those who are discriminated by who they are.