Due Friday, 1/9/15

posted Jan 8, 2015, 1:12 PM by Ms. Kate Hickey   [ updated Jan 8, 2015, 1:16 PM by FMHS Web Admin ]
  • Finish Ch. 4
  • Respond to the following questions: 
    • Explain the meaning of this statement: “In his other life Maurice had received chastisement for filling a younger eye with sand. Now, though there was no parent to let fall a heavy hand, Maurice still felt the unease of wrongdoing” (60).

    • Explain the meaning of this statement: “Here, invisible yet strong, was the taboo of the old life. Round the squatting child was the protection of parents and school and policemen and the law. Roger’s arm was conditioned by a civilization that knew nothing of him and was in ruins” (62).

    • Why do you think Jack decides to paint his face? (63)

  • Include 2 Post-It's in your book where the setting impacts character