Perks of Being a Wallflower Conflicts Essay
In The Perks of Being a Wallflower all of Charlie’s friends are dating except for him. Patrick is dating Brad even though their relationship is secret and Sam is dating Craig. Charlie really doesn’t like the fact that Sam is dating Craig because he doesn’t think Craig is the right person for Sam. “I want Sam to stop liking Craig…It’s just that Craig doesn’t …show more content…
Problems at home In Charlie’s household the only problems that his family seems to have are that his sister was in a relationship where her boyfriend often hit her. When Charlie accidentally let this out, their parents were very angry and Charlie’s sister said she hated him.
Suicide In The Perks of Being a Wallflower suicide has a whole new meaning for Charlie. Charlie’s best friend Michael committed suicide when they were in junior high. Charlie took Michael’s suicide really personally to the point where he felt it was partly his fault. “Then, I started screaming at the guidance counselor that Michael could have talked to me. And I started crying even harder.”