"Yes, sir," I said.
"And he also said that all of that stuff you said during Family Home Evening was a mistake -- because they deceived you -- but now you see that you were wrong. Is that right?"
"Okay," he said. "I guess you can stay in Sam's room with Sam. But you'll be expected to do your share of the chores, and I'd better not hear any more of that Satanic doctrine from you, understood?"
"And you'd better be faithful at church. This is a strong LDS household, not some sort of fairy resort. One slip up -- and I mean anything -- and you're out on your ear. Understand?"
"I understand sir," I said, "Thank you."
When I was done eating, Sam showed me where I was going to sleep. It was Spencer's old bed from before Matt had left on a mission and left his room to Spencer. I explained to Sam that I didn't have any clean clothes and I needed to take a shower. He understood and showed me where the shower was and gave me some of his old things to wear when I was done. It was nice to finally be clean again.
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As Sam and I were getting into bed that night, I said to him, "I really appreciate everything you and Spencer have done for me. Thanks."
"It's no problem," said Sam. "It's the least we could do. And besides, we're going to have fun, aren't we?"
"Of course we are," I replied. "Good night Sam."
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