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Dynamic Character In Life Of Pi By Yann Martel

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The book, “Life of Pi” by Yann Martel, shows the character Pi change emotionally throughout the story, making him a dynamic character. This change can been seen throughout the whole story. At the beginning of the book, Pi’s boat sinks, leaving him and a tiger to survive at sea. He is very worried about how he will find enough food without killing fish, because he is a vegetarian, and killing fish would be against his beliefs. This struggle can be seen when Pi is attempting to kill his first fish. The author states, “several times I started to bring the hatchet down, but I couldn’t complete the action” (Martel 87). This shows that Pi was very hesitant at the beginning of the story to kill the fish to survive, and was trying to find alternate
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