In "Sonny's Blues", the narrator's elderly mother tells him to never allow anything bad to happen to his younger brother, Sonny.
Sonny was determined to leave Harlem behind, unlike his brother who stayed to become a teacher and has a family. We also have to judge characters in how they react to other characters whether they acted in good faith or not in good faith.
We learn their mannerisms, hobbies, occupations, and even their addictions.
While teaching his algebra class he was thinking about the past. The value of the anatomical can clearly not be understated, as such is the basest In the short story, "Sonny's Blues" by James Baldwin, Baldwin writes about two brothers, Sonny and the narrator, who lose communication between one another because Sonny goes to prison.
Children filled with hope, feel that they can engage in any profession they want and are naive to the despair of their lives