scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 880
Family Affair Genetics is something very interesting Sometimes when we look to two brothers we can say that they are from the same family because of their similar physical appearance and their resemblance in the way they act But some other times we see two members of the same family and do not even notice it This is the case of Sonny and the narrator in Sonnys Blues from James Baldwin In this essay I will discuss about how these two characters are different in the way they are grown up and the choices they made I will also discuss their relationship Firstly the two major characters of Sonnys Blues are different in the way they are grown up As the narrator who is also the brother of Sonny became an algebra teacher Baldwin 40 Sonny tried to become a musician With the look of actual society we must say that the narrator has evolve in a much better way then his younger brother He now lives a normal life with a family and a good job in opposition to his brother who is a drug addict a drug dealer and who was took to jail He had been picked up the evening before in a raid on an apartment downtown for peddling and using heroin 40 Thus Sonny and his brother do not seem to be brothers because they became to be remarkably different throughout time Secondly the two main characters of the short story Sonnys Blues are very different because of the choices they made Sonny chose to make music which was the most important thing in is life The name of this character can help us to discover a part of his mind In the word Sonny we hear sunny a word that should represent a merry person a person who should always be happy or in other words he should be a party guy In fact Sonny is someone
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA