1). How is life the same for Edward in Abiline's house and Nellie's house?
He has someone who loves him in both houses. He eats dinner with the family in both houses. He looks at the stars in both houses.
2). How is life different for Edward living in Nellie's house?
He can see the whole table when he eats dinner at Nellie's house. He wears fancier clothes in Abilene's house. He listens to Nellie more than he listened to Abilene.
3). How did Edward end up in the trash?
Lolly threw him in the trash because she didn't like the way Nellie and Lawrence treated him like a rabbit child.