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Charlie does a lot of thinking about his brother and his dad here. Check out their "Character Analyses" for our thoughts on these important figures in his life.
Thinking is all Charlie does in this letter. If you're looking for action, move along. Honestly, if you're looking for action, go watch Transformers. But if you're looking for deep, three-dimensional characters, keep reading this book.