The Best American Essays Character Descriptions

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Character Descriptions

Lucy Grealy - This person struggles while living with a facial disfigurement.

Philippe Petit - This individual sees the world as a mailable piece of art and wants to expand its boundaries. This character has a fascination with trying to walk between well-known structures.

Nat King Cole - This person has a specific memory about a famous person's hair.

Mercedes - This person receives a misdiagnosis and dies from an unknown illness.

Dave Rahm - This person practices a dangerous and impressive skill and dies as a result.

Mr. Weidel - This person is violent and later sets fire to the character's own house.

Ruth Weidel - This individual is a victim of abuse.

Muhammad Ali - This person is a famous boxer during the 1960s and 1970s.

Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes - This person noted an exception to freedom of speech, excluding shouting "Fire!" in a...

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