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Trauma In Ari's Suicide

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Because Ari cannot forget the trauma, he still feels pain physically and emotionally. The car accident that breaks Ari’s legs becomes a trauma to Ari since it did not only take Ari’s freedom away, but also took the friendship between Dante away. Their relationship that was bond due to friendship transforms into guilt. Therefore, after the accident, Ari experiences three stages to overcome them. At first, he denies the fact that he lossed his freedom, and friendship; he rejects the fact that he saved Dante by justifying his action as instinct. “It was just a reflex, you know, like when someone hits your funny bone below the knee” (122). Ari say this in order to make Dante not owe anything from him either does he. Nevertheless, Dante is the cause
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