a. He wanted to write a letter to Phoebe first, but didn´t have paper or a pencil, so he decided to wait.
b. He was afraid he might not succeed, and then he would have to face his parents.
c. He didn´t want a bunch of ¨stupid rubbernecks¨ looking at him all glory.
d. He was going to jump out the window, but he couldn´t get it open. He got tired of trying, and fell asleep.