The author says to the other Wes
” What do you think he means?
What is each Wes’s “last chance”?
How important was that environment in shaping
their stories and personalities?
Why do you think the incarcerated Wes continues to proclaim his innocence
regarding his role in the crime for which he was convicted?
s. What role do
you think fatherhood plays in the lives of these men? How do the absence of
their fathers and the diʃerences in the reasons for their absences aʃect
” Discuss the way women are seen in Wes’s community. What
impact do they have on their sons?