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Mr. and Mrs. Pac Man

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El ends up not liking video games that much because of the flashing lights and loud noises, but she’ll never forget the first time Mike, Lucas, Dustin and Will took her to The Palace shortly after her return. The boys had been talking about the arcade over and over as it became their new favorite place to hang out and El was excited to see what made them so happy. Upon walking into the building, El knew she wouldn’t like it. The lights were dimmed and noises came from everywhere, making her anxious. Mike grabbed her hand reassuringly and Will asked her if she was alright. El put on a brave face and nodded with a tight smile.

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