Chapter Exploration Chapter 4 (Exploration of Key Concepts or ideas this…
Chapter Exploration Chapter 4
Exploration of Key Concepts or ideas this section explores
First Relationship - Karen
Uncle 6 and Anh are really close in this chapter
Got Anh through his first break-up
Acted like Anh's father when his actual father couldn't because of work. :
Had a 'believe in yourself, you can do anything' mindset
Nearly bought an alpaca, ended up buying a pheasant
Anh and Koa were really close and did most things together
Learned how to unlock a car with a coat hanger together :unlock:
went to Melbourne together :blue_car:
Dog dies :dog2: :cry:: :<3:
Ahn Do First Girlfriend Karen- Karen gave him a gift of small soaps, then invited him and a friend over to her house where they played spin the bottle they didn’t land on each other and so Karen got mad took Ahn do into the kitchen and they pecked on the cheek, they became boyfriend and girlfriend after that, they broke up after they Ahn got bored of holding the rope for Karen was she was skipping
Uncle Six- Uncle Six was like a surrogate father to Ahn and was like Anh's Do right-hand man, six months after the trip to Melbourne Uncle six moved out and they never heard from him again.
The visit to Melbourne- Kho, Ahn and Uncle Six went to Melbourne in a van to deliver their dad fabric and garments, on the way there a tyre blew out and it took them awhile to fix it, but in the end Uncle Six fixed it using a method that their dad taught Uncle six, Their dad took them to see all the sights. :
The Farm- Ahn's Dad, Uncle two, three, four and nine bought the farm together and rotated spending time their, they fished and Ahn and his cousin caught a turtle, they created a business for duck eggs, they bought seven dogs to keep guard of the ducks and scare the foxes away, they experience the first death of pet when their dog Blackie started throwing up froth and they had to shoot it.
Comparison between this chapter and Brooklyn
Rose died and the dog died
Tony and Eilis, Karen and Anh Do
Anhs' family Had to move out of their home when their business crashed.
Eilis had to move out of her home when she needed to move to America because she couldn't get decent work