1.In the story the author doesn't eat breakfast because he doesn't want to be late for class.
2.He says it's hard to breathe on the bus because he had to run to the bus station.
3.He can't concentrate in his philosophy class because he missed four classes.
4.He doesn't go to his 3 o'clock class because he doesn't want to hurry to his group date.
5.It's uncomfortable at the beginning of the group date because the boys and girls don't know each other.