Impressions Of Chris Mccandless

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My first impressions of Chris McCandless were that he was delusional and a very resentful person, because we differ greatly in personality. McCandless was portrayed as a misfit in his own family, which attributed to his wanting to escape into the wild. In a letter to Carnie, his sister, he wrote" I 'm going to completely knock them out of my life. I 'm going to divorce them as my parents...and never speak to either of those idiots again"(Krakauer 64). McCandless left to where he thought that he belonged, in the wild, he never contacted his family again. Many others first impression of McCandless were good for example: Jan Burres thought "he was smart" and Jim Gallien thought that he was "congenial and seemed well educated" and others

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