the setting takes place during ww11 in NC, on a small farm where the narrator and his brother live.
doodle (the narrators little brother) is born with health conditions and his brother (the narrator) does not want to believe he has physical problems.
wait for me i cant keep up
the narrator convinces himself that he can teach doodle to be like ¨normal people¨. Doodle starts walking and now the narrator thinks doodle could do whatever he can do. One day doodle saw a dead scarlet ibis and develops a connection with the bird.
one day of training doodle wanted to stop, he was to weak to continue.