This story is about a little boy who wanted to be Joe DiMaggio when he was older, he used to listen to the baseball games with his grandpa on the radio. Then when he was nine pearl harbor got attacked and there was no baseball for a long time. When he got older he decided that he wanted to be a doctor more than he wanted to be a baseball player. And in the end he was sixteen, it had been 7 years since the attack on pearl harbor. Now he was going off to go become a doctor.