The decision of the author to say that Christopher will not start a chapter with an ongoing idea or a previous chapter’s theme was one that got me interested. The main reason why I got to enjoy this book more is because it is clear that the author had a deep thought of the book before writing it. The previous decision of the author about Christopher beginning a new idea is what shows that the author wants him to appear to be having the Asperger’s or rather something different about him.
There are plenty of this that have not been made in the story beginning with the one that got me wondering what Christopher was doing at the door step of another person’s house with a dog in his arms, how the dead dog got in his arms and why it is that he was at another person’s house past mid night. This story clearly shows that Chris is quite unfortunate. Perhaps this plenty question that were running through my head are what got me motivated to go on reading the story.
It is brought out in a nice picture how the author Mark Haddon, made a prediction of that Chris would make a suitable reaction in the situations that are quite difficult, which is common in most people who suffer from the Asperger syndrome. This part of the story is one of my favorites in the book, which gave me a special feeling about the people with the Asperger Syndrome and the help they need, which is very different from what most people offer.
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...nnot understand signaling and moods. He finds other people so confusing since he cannot understand the facial expressions they use when communicating and also because most people around him talk without having deeper thoughts of what they are to say.
The author uses the condition of Christopher to eradicate the burdens that over the years, has been adopted by the language and present a newer form of the language by getting rid of the older form, where we do not have to have any interactions with the consequences of the words but of the words them self. Seeing the world in a new and clear light without having to take anything for granted is what Christopher’s account allows us to do. His mother defines the meaning of his name as based from a certain story of kindness and being helpful but he has a different definition of his name which he says is based on himself.
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