The Question and Answer section for Sonny’s Blues is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
She told him to keep an eye on his brother. She wants to make sure he looked after and not abandoned.
I think this was answered.
The narrator refuses to understand the struggles of his younger brother, Sonny, whose life has been twisted by heroin abuse and a prison sentence. The narrator has an emotional epiphany when he finally listens to Sonny play music. He perceives his...