Examples Of One Specific Fear In The Elevator By William Sleater

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Every day I have one specific fear. Once you grow over six feet tall, you cannot fit into certain spaces. I have a pretty bad case of claustrophobia, fearing that I will never get out of the small spaces I find myself in. Just like me, Martin had claustrophobia and many other fears in William Sleater’s book “The Elevator”, he shows Martin’s deepest fears of an elevator, a fat lady, and his father’s opinion of him. Rushing to get to school, Martin took the dreaded elevator down to the lobby. Everything was fine until the elevator stopped, and a portly lady in a green jacket stumbled in, taking up half the elevators space. She stared at him intensely until he got off, rushed through the lobby, and ran to school. He couldn’t stop
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