The Characters In John Finny's A Separate Peace

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All of the characters in A Separate Peace share common core traits that branch off in different directions to express different circumstance. Like how Brinker encompasses the blind assurance in pride that comes with adolescence, while Finny embodies more of the carefree, childlikeness of youth. Then Gene is the confusion and struggles of finding yourself that everyone struggles with as they grow. So choosing how to best describe each character is choosing the right branch and following. For characterization I chose to exemplify two different occurrences where traits, tone, and voice most stood out. For Finny, I first tried to explore the joker, lighthearted persona that he had when he returned to Devon by using a lighthearted tone and joking
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