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1. There are two major relationships in this story. They are between protagonist and→Father and best friend
2. The plot revolves around the protagonist's ___ his best friend.→Anger at
3. Hosseini directly compares the arrival of war to a loss of→Happiness
4. Which question does Hosseini ask?→What does it take to lead a country?
5. Hosseini also draws a parallel between the stories of individuals and the story of→Pakistan
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