a long way gone
by:Mallory White book by: Ishamel Beah
Brutal - savagely violent. "Everything felt awkwardly brutal." (Beah 49)
Oblivious - not aware of or not concerned about what is happening around one. "The iman was oblivious to what was going on until it was too late" (Beah 46)
1. Since Ishmael is soooo hungry he decieds to steal food from an inocent young boy. The boy does not wanna stand up to him so the young boys mother gives Ishmael food.
2. Ishmael and his friends had become known as "The 7 Boys" this is a conflict because there is more of a chance for them to get killed because many people are afraid of them and want to hurt them.