Internal This is an internal conflict because Andy is having a problem with himself. He's dreaming and it's about Rob's death.In his dream Rob is blaming Andy for his death and telling to join him and kill himself. In page #100 it says "I'm sorry,Rob.You know I didn't mean to hurt you." "Understood my man.But when you coming to keep me company?" "Me?" "Yeah man, with you dead ,it will be live!"
External This is an external conflict because Andy is having a discussion with Dr.Carrothers about the problem he faced while he was in a store.He is upset about the fact that the sales people were so racist. On page #72 it says "Now white boys can go in there and when they say "just browsing",the sales people leave them alone.Sure they watch them but they relax a little and stay behind the counter.But let a black dude walk through the door, and its "security alert" in the first degree."
External This is an external conflict because Andy is is having and discussion with his Coach about his problem.Since he had a car accident he has gotten minor injuries and he's discussing his problem with the Coach. On page #23 it says "Hey coach, whats doin'?" "How are you Andy?How was your first day back to school?""Not so good,Coach.It was rough.I feel ok, i mean ain't really busted up that bad.I got a few bruises and burns left over on the outside of me, but inside of me is hurting'.You know what I mean?"