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is narrated by Amir, who opens the novel by saying: "I became what I am today at the age of twelve, on a frigid overcast day in the winter of 1975." This single sentence is the launching point for the rest of the novel because everything -- literally, everything -- that Amir holds important in his life can be traced in some way to that fateful watershed moment.Its contemporary setting and concerns mesh seamlessly with universal emotions, hopes, and fears.His friend, Hassan, stands up for him in fights with other boys, to the chagrin of Baba.
Ali and Hassan have lived in a servant's hut on Baba's property for as long as Amir can remember.He feels that such a feat would finally make his father proud and finally allow him to be seen as a worthy son, a strong young man.These realities seem inescapable both for the people of Afghanistan and for Amir.I want to tear myself from this place, from this reality, rise up like a cloud and float away, melt into this humid summer night and dissolve somewhere far, over the hills.But I am here, my legs blocks of concrete, my lungs empty of air, my throat burning. There will be no other reality tonight.s place on my list.