hookey

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hookey

hooky [ˈhʊkɪ] N (esp US) to play hookeyhacer novillos, hacer pirola
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As Natsuru plays hooky from soccer camp, he spends time with Rio and her little sister, but he can't help noticing that Rio's parents are never present, and her house is in a gradually increasing state of disrepair.
But when Patrick plays hooky from his high-paying job to accompany Sami on his pilgrimage to a healer in India, their comic problems are just beginning.
There, Lizzie meets a dreamy Italian teen pop idol (Yani Gellman) - she's a dead ringer for his former singing and romantic partner, Isabella - and plays hooky from the field trip to hang with him.