Gale Hawthorne In The Book: Moving On Catching Fire

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Gale Hawthorne is an ethical type of a person. He is the type of guy who has transformed from a person who had feelings for other human beings, to a person who wants revenge on the Capitol and leave no prisoners behind, due to the traumas he faced. Gales hatred for the capitol came after they bombed district 12, but he managed to saved 800 people. Getting revenge for something doesn’t mean necessarily killing them all or trying to bomb the capitol, but that’s the mindset that Gale has. He is also the type of person to make decisions that result in a so-so outcome. Gale has always done things his way that he thought would result in the best possible outcome.
Starting off in The Hunger Games, Gale had a love for Katniss that transcended into something a little more than a crush. In the first
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He is realizing that his and Katniss’s “relationship”, is starting to get really complicated, because of her and Peeta’s “romance’. Gale is starting to understand what Katniss is really about and how she and Peeta need to appear as the most perfect couple, due to them both winning the previous Hunger Games together. Things get much more hectic due to Peeta proposing to Katniss, and showing the city of Panem that Peeta and Katniss are truly in love, and even saying that she is pregnant. Peeta says, “maybe I’d think that too if it weren’t for the baby” (CF, pg. 256). After the victors break out the arena, the capitol bombs district twelve, but Gale, still having a good heart, manages to rescue Katniss’s mom and sister. Gale says to Katniss, “She’s alive. So is your mother. I got them out in time” (CF, pg. 399). His hatred for the capitol exploded more after this traumatic devastation. But he manages to still dedicate his energy to the people he saved by providing food and shelter for them all until district 13 manages to rescue them all. Gale even waits at Katniss’s bedside, waiting for her to regain

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