Q. 14.3( 27 Votes )
Why did Sophie wriggle when Geoff told her father that she had met Danny Casey?
Sophie wriggles sitting on the table when Geoff told her father that she had met Danny Casey as she knew her father will not believe and will shout at her for imagining things as he is a very realistic person . He doesn’t like Sophie to live in world of dreams as he believed she would get into trouble because of her dreaming one day.
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