Why do you think Sohrab tries to take his own life in Chapter 24 in The Kite Runner?

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Sohrab has been plagued with a number of traumatic experiences. He has lost his parents, he feels guilt due to the abuse he endured from the Taliban, and he feels guilty about hurting Assef. As Amir attempts to find a way to adopt Sohrab he shares with Sohrab that the easiest way may be to place Sohrab back into an orphanage and then adopt him. This, however, breaks a promise that Amir made to Sohrad earlier. Amir told him he would never have to go back to the orphanage. This is the straw that breaks the camels back.

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