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In Chapter 7 of "A Wrinkle in Time", Charles Wallace says they cant make desicions based on fear. Do you agree? In Chapter 7 of "A Wrinkle in Time", Charles Wallace says they cant make desicions based on fear. Do you agree?

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Right before Charles Wallace makes this statement, he exclaims that some force is trying to get to him. We will later find out this is IT. Charles Wallace tells Calvin and Meg to hold his hands and not let go. Calvin then says they should turn back and not go farther in search of Meg and Charles Wallace's father. At this point Charles Wallace says:

"No," . . . "I have to go on. We have to make decisions, and we can't make them if they're based on fear." His voice sounded old and strange and remote....

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