|描述：||295 p. ; 22 cm.|
Gilbert Gaeta, single father of thirteen-year-old Ana, works the night shift at a dairy. When a month of overtime shifts comes his way, he has hopes of saving enough money to buy an engagement ring and propose to his girlfriend Joyce. Then Ana is chased home from the laundromat by bullies and begs her father to buy a washer and dryer. When the trouble follows Ana to school, Gilbert must consider putting his future with Joyce on hold.