mark witnesses a murder. " One thing I do know was that I could not understand the morbid cruelty and satanic impulses that drove people to kill others">
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" Following the brutal encounter i had with them, the Peri Urban police become a tormenting presence in my life."
Mark gets on the airplane to go off to college in America and leaves his family
Mark starts school but doesn't like it because of the violence he gets out though.
Mark gets a schloarship to go to Princeton and will attend there for college.
Mark starts to reads books. " I think my mothers and Granny's storytelling had had the same effect upon me when a child, as the reading of books: my mind was stimulated, my creativity encouraged."
Mark stopped playing soccer and started playing tennis and became very good and successful. "The one thing I liked about tennis was that it was not a team sport like soccer. My success and improvement depended upon my own efforts."