A Child Called It By Dave Pelzer Essay

1147 Words Apr 12th, 2016 null Page
A Child Called “It” is an inspirational story that is written by Dave Pelzer. He gives the insight of his child hood and the struggle that he had to go through in order to live day by day. He talks about his family in an appropriate way that makes anyone understand the harassment that he was faced with as a very young child. Pelzer goes through many types of abuse that would have made any human break but he had the will power to stay strong and do what he needed to do to stay alive.

Pelzer is a strong soul that has gone through the ringer and back and still came out on top. His mother was the ideal house wife, loving mother and supportive wife that anyone could have ever wanted. She would put the effort into making herself look good every day and would have the house in order for the husband to come home to from work, he was a fire fighter. She never would be in charge of punishing the boys that she had and she would never abuse then. However, that changed when Pelzer started to becoming a trouble maker and would get caught doing mischievous things. When he started to do thing his mother started to change she would not put as much effort in to her appearance and she would spend the whole day watching television. In this time Pelzer became the source of all her pain, she snapped, into channeling all her stress of being a mother and a house wife on him.

His brothers really had little help that they could offered to him because of the mother. As time passed the mother had two…

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