The Blind Side
By: Michael Lewis
Text Examples of Purpose
"There wasn't a shred of evidence that he'd existed. He swore his mother, wherever she was, had nothing either." Page 139
"He never had a daddy. I'm more of an older man. He'll talk to my daughter and wife but we don't ask about his childhood because most times you don't want the answer." Page 293
"'You tell Michael Oher I'll be waiting for him,' said Dwight Freeney" Page 329 Dwight was one of the greatest pass rushers in the game, yet he was in a way threatened by Michael even though he was a rookie.