Short Essay Questions Key
1. What documents is Doc looking at in Chapter 1?
Doc is looking at documents that indicate one Patrick Cosgrove is being paroled from Sandstone State Reformatory into his custody, and that he will work at Doc's clinic.
2. What do the documents that Doc is looking at say about Pat?
They say he is thirty-three years old, was put in jail for robbing a bank when he was seventeen years old, and has a high school diploma and the equivalent of a two-year college degree through a self-directed course of study.
3. What is Pat's physical description of Doc?
Pat describes Doc as about fifty years old, with thin, sandy hair. Doc is overweight, has bulging eyes, and wears thick glasses. His three front teeth protrude slightly, which makes him look like he is constantly smiling.
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