|Plot Summary of Sometimes I Forget To Breathe|
At the age of five, Shawana Mills saw her father kill a man in cold blood. Her father ordered her not to tell. Her fear of him guaranteed his secret - until now.
As Shawana's father gradually disappeared from the home, her mother's undiagnosed mental illness progressed. Shawana was subjected to violent mental and physical abuse at the hands of her mother, as well as her siblings.
At the age of eight, she meets Ms. Henderson, her sister's teacher. The brief encounter with Ms. Henderson further complicates her young life.
This synopsis report prepared by Shashi Jacobs
|Chapter Analysis of Sometimes I Forget To Breathe|
Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Family, struggle with
- Father (or standin)
How much descriptions of surroundings?
- 5 ()
Lot of foul language?
Amount of dialog
- roughly even amounts of descript and dialog
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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