Joe's highly allergic friend Nathaniel stays at the Talbots' for the weekend but his overprotective mother announces he's allergic to dogs so Wishbone has to stay in the yard. Wishbone likens Nathaniel's affliction to that of Argon in Moliere's play The Imaginary Invalid, whose family convince him he's sick so they can collect his inheritance. Written by
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If only there was a way to prove to Nathaniel that some of his problems might be in his imagination.
What're you talking about?
He was playing with Wishbone all afternoon and he was fine. It wasn't until his mom came and told him that he was allergic to Wishbone that he started getting sick.
I think it's time to convince Nathaniel that's he not as sick as he thinks he is. Although, convincing someone that they're okay isn't always easy.