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compare and contrast how Amir and Baba handle acts that they consider inappropriate and wrongful.

 

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Oct 23, 2012 12:06 PM

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compare and contrast how Amir and Baba handle acts that they consider inappropriate and wrongful.

In Chapter Ten,

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Aslan
Oct 23, 2012 1:20 PM

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At a checkpoint, the Afghani soldiers would have let the truck pass without issue, but one Russian soldier demanded a half hour with one of the refugees, a married woman. To Amir's dismay, Baba defended the woman, telling the Russian soldier that he had no shame and that he would "take a thousand bullets before [he] let this indecency take place." Amir felt ashamed that while Baba would give his life to save someone, he did nothing to save Hassan.

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