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November 17, 2011

Felix, meanwhile, was terrified, especially after his sister left. He didnít fit in with the other kids in this godforsaken town, with his long hair, dreamy nature, and love of music and art. Life was pretty much hell, between his motherís crazed boyfriend at home and the taunting kids at school and the ever-perilous streets between the two. At night, heíd stare out the window, listening to the Beach Boys and dreaming of escape, an escape to California with its surf, sun, and sand. Many years later, he realized that those dreams had saved his life.†