The Kite Runner Quotes Analysis

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Amir | Because the truth of it was, I always felt like Baba hated me a little. And why not? After all, I had killed his beloved wife, his beautiful princess, hadn’t I? The least I could have done was to have had the decency to have turned out a little more like him. But I hadn’t turned out like him. (3) | Heartbroken- He thinks his father hates him and it makes it hard for him to do anything because he always looks for his approval and he can’t stop what he things because he had no control over what happen to his mother. | I was going to win, and I was going to run that last kite. Then I’d bring it home and show it to Baba. Show him once and for all that his son was worthy.(6) | Redemption- He feels if he wins his father will finally look at him the way he wants him to and not like…show more content…
Her secret was out. Spoken. Dealt with. I opened my mouth and almost told her how I’d betrayed Hassan, lied, driven him out, and destroyed a forty-year relationship between Baba and Ali. But I didn’t. (12) | Past spoken and unspoken- He should have told her but he didn’t so now he’s regretting it, he wants her to know but he’s scared. | My suspicions had been right all those years. He knew about Assef, the kite, the money, the watch with the lightning bolt hands. He had always known.Come. There is a way to be good again, Rahim Khan had said on the phone just before hanging up. (14) | Redemption- He finally has away to make up for what he did all those years ago, that haunted him every day. He finally feel relief that someone knows. | As it turned out, Baba and I were more alike than I’d ever known. We had both betrayed the people who would have given their lives for us. And with that came this realization: that Rahim Khan had summoned me here to atone not just for my sins but for Baba’s too. (18) | I don’t think they purposely betrayed them its more like it just happen, they had no control over it the time but as time moved on they both tried to redeem themselves.
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