He says ¨my mother and father are the twin suns around which I orbit and my world would EXPLODE without them.¨ This shows how much Junior loves his parents and how important they are to him.
¨But he loved me so much. He hugged me even closer...´You're so brave. You´re a warrior´ It was the best thing he could have said.... I hoped he´d drive right home and not stop in a bar and spend whatever money he had left. I hoped he´d remember to come back and pick me up after school.¨ This is a quote from page 35 when Junior is going to his first day of school at Reardon. This part of the book shows how much Junior loves his dad and vice versa. It also shows how their relationship is double-sided. Not only does Arnold look over and take care of Junior, but Junior does the same for his dad. He hopes that his dad will save his money rather than wasting it all at a bar like he usually does and that his dad will be sober enough to remember to pick him up after school. At the same time, Arnold hopes that Junior will have a great experience at