The Question and Answer section for The Road is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Do you know what chapter this is in? I don't see it in chapter 19.
We learn that the boy is empathetic and a Christ-figure. The father and the son encounter a man on the road whose footsteps have left tracks in the road tar. The man has been struck by lightning and is heavily burnt. The boy wishes to stop and...