Bullet bought a boat for his mother on this day so she didn`t have to use the wooden one his father gave to her, which is not a very good boat. Bullet also enlists in the army today.
First day of track season
This is the first day of Track for Bullet Timmerman
Tamer Shipp joins the track team
Tamer Shipp is the only African American that joined the track team
First track meet
This is the first track meet of the season and the first time Bullet raced against Tamer. Tamer was not far behind Bullet, but Bullet won.
Bullet gives Tamer a job option
Bullet talked to his friend that he bought the boat for his mother from and knew that he needed a helper. Tamer does not have alot of money and is very poor so Bullet gives Tamer the information for the job.
Bullet won the race before the final 5 mile race
Bullet beat eveyone in his race and now was ready for the five mile race coming up which is going to be the final race of the season.
Bullet came in 3rd in the final race
Bullet had a preliminary before the final race and he came in third and then in the finals again he placed third also beating two kids in the last straight away of the race.
Bulllet leaves for the army
Bullet dies in action
Mrs.Tillerman gets a phone call saying that her son Bullet was killed in action.
Bullet`s mother leaves
Bullet`s mom leaves the family because she realizes how bad her relationship with his father is and she finds out that her son dies.