Summary Of The Absolutely True Diary Of A Part Time Indian By Sherman Alexie

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In the story The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie, Junior is called by Junior and Arnold Spirit which relates to the title because he's a part-time Indian. Junior's Indian side is when he is at home & everyone calls him Junior but now that he is in a white school. He is called by his real name Arnold, he acts and thinks completely different than he did in the rez. After Junior had a talk with Mr.P about leaving he immediately changed, he went home to his parents and asked the most bizarre question, "Who has the most hope?". (Alexie, 26) Now in what other situation would he feel the need to ask this question? After his talk with Mr.P he immediately looked to the future and wanted to leave and this changed his mindset

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