How does Calvin fit in with the Murry family in A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle? 

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Calvin fits in perfectly with the Murry family.

Charles Wallace and Meg first meet Calvin as they are walking through the woods, not far from Mrs. Whatsit's house. Charles is initially suspicious of Calvin and asks him why he is the woods. Calvin says he sometimes gets feelings or compulsions he should do something, and he says he always acts on them. Today, he felt a compulsion to come to these woods. He explains it Charles Wallace as follows:

"When I get this feeling, this compulsion, I always do what it tells me. I can't explain where it comes from or how I get it, and it doesn't happen very often. But I obey it. And this afternoon I had a feeling that I must come over to the haunted house. That's all I know, kid. I'm not holding anything back. Maybe it's because I'm supposed to meet you. You tell me."

After this, Calvin receives Charles Wallace's all-important seal of approval. Calvin also doesn't think the Murry family is odd even though much of the rest of the small community does. He accepts them as they are. One of eleven children in a dysfunctional family, he is glad to enter into the warm and loving circle of the Murrys. He gets along easily with Meg and Charles Wallace and is glad to accompany them on their adventure.

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Calvin O'Keefe is one of the main characters in A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle, and he is extraordinarily connected to the Murry family. He is uniquely suited to be linked to this particular family, as he is a genius and an athlete who has the ability to "kythe"--communicate through a kind of mental telepathy.

Calvin likes Meg Murry, the only daughter in the family, but he is most like Charles Wallace Murray (though Calvin is much "cooler" that Charles Wallace in society's eyes). The two of them have a unique connection which allows Calvin to eventually save both Charles Wallace and Mr. Murry from IT.

Calvin likes the Murrys, despite their oddities, because they represent all the things he does not have in his own family life. 

Calvin O'Keefe: Your family, you're all... something... I don't know what.

Meg Murry: We're mostly just ordinary.

Calvin O'Keefe: No, I don't think so. Not as ordinary as you think.

The Murrys welcome Calvin, and he is happy to be part of them. Because of his unique connection to each member of the Murry family, he is able to save them from IT and himself from a rather loveless, lonely life. 

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