10) What effects does the environment (social class, family, friends, gender, nationality, religion) have on the character's self or personality?
Steve's family have a lot of conflicts, like his brother that have cancer. That have past in a long part of the book, and it accidentally ruined their night. And also Steve and Jeffrey are always fighting, that once he felt relived that he came back to the hospital, but after he felt guilty. Also once his grandmother made food and he felt really sick. It's because of that their family have many conflicts.