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You don’t choose your own family. You choose your own friends and who you talk to, but you don’t choose your own family. There can be many conflicts in a family, but most families make it work and some just can’t make it work. Many families struggle through the everyday, and some just makes it through without any sort of problems. “Abduction” is about a boy, and how things ended out with his family.
The short story is about girl whose name is Ann; she is an older sister with attempts of giving her younger brother a life that slowly drives him away from everything he has near. Ann moves to London, but then she goes back to Manchester were her younger brother and parents lives, so she can take her brother with her to London. At first his future seems bright and everything is ok. He gets an education; a job and she give him all the money he needs. Then he finds a girlfriend, and Ann is trying to break them from each other because she is very protective. He loses his girlfriend and their daughter and he gets unsuccessful and in the end of the short story he loses his desire to live.
The short story is being told through a third person narrator. There some places in the story that is not told from the younger brother or his sister Ann’s point of view, bit instead from someone who is standing on the outside. “He’d been born late in my parents’ marriage and was much younger than she was.” (P. 1 L.35) The narrator is one of the siblings and has the same parents’ as the younger brother and Ann. The narrator is also a bit older than Ann; “Being only a few years older I remembered those days too but my recollections were a bit different.”(P. 1 L.18-19).
In the beginning of the short story the narrator thinks about hurting his sister. “I wanted to do her in. Sitting on Manchester Piccadilly station waiting t catch the London train, I thought seriously about it.…...

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