Freak the Mighty Figurative Language
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"...womp, womp, womp and everybody goes oooooooh."
"The quiet is almost as big as he is"
"But Freak is riding me like he's the jockey and I'm the horse..."
"I'm like a big fence post..."
"I'm just this critter hiding out in the basement, drooling in my comic books or whatever."
"At first she's a glimpse, caught her going between the van and the front door, talking to the beards."
"It's cool and dim in there and you float like a cloud - no, you are a cloud..."
"...my feet are going wild that year and I keep tripping over everything. Cracks in the sidewalk, ants on the sidewalk, shadows, anything."
"...he's exploding out of his shoes."
"ants in the pants"
"cat got your tongue"
Freak would go around making these noise like Rrrrr...rrr...rrr.
A humongous thud!
Turned over a new leaf.
A billion little flames blown out by the wind.
"I never had a brain until Freak came along and let me borrow his for awhile, and that's the truth, the whole truth".
"Excuse me while I barf".
He's got a beard that looks like it's made out of red barbed wire.