Trust- Christopher has trouble trusting people, if he doesn't trust someone he will keep it short. Christopher didn't know much about his neighbor mrs. Alexander, whenever she tried to offer him food her walked away because he didn't trust her.
I can't think i feel like a cloud in my head, i feel sick.
Order vs disorder- Christopher doesn't care if Mrs. shears moves in after his mother death as long as she keeps the jars in the kitchen in order according to their size.
why are you attacking me!!! I'm going to kill you !!!
Oh no father killed Wellington he is an evil person !
Communication- Christopher is a very logical person and takes everything literary , when the officer said he will keep eye on him, Christopher thought when he went to the restroom he will keep eye on him, but that's not what the officer meant.
touch fingertips together
Betrayal and deceit: Christopher didn't know how to handle the fact his father lied to him about his mother death, how christopher's father kept the letters away from him, Christopher feels betrayed and can't trust his father.
logic v. emotion: Christopher is a logical person and doesn't understand emotion very well. when Christopher father killed the dog because he attacked him and out of hate to mrs.Shears, Christopher didn't understand his emotion because he is a logical person.
love: Christopher doesn't know how to express love and doesn't like touching people so he touches fingertip with his father as a sign of love to his father.