《Freak the Mighty》is a novel written by Rodman Philbrick, this novel tells a story between Maxwell who was strong but wasn't smart and Kevin who was smart but never grew his body. They met each other in the seventh grade's summer vacation, because they both were different from other people, they never had a friend. Until they became n-eighbors, they built friendship and get into "Freak the Mighty"-Kevin sit on Maxwell's shoulder, Kevin was the brain and Maxwell was the body. They watched firework performa-nce, dealt with ruffian, and found treasure in the storm drain. Kevin helped Maxwell to be interested in learning and also saved him from Killer Kane.
The most touching thing in the story is that Kevin knew his illness but still told Maxwell that he will be okay and the doctor will give him a "bionic body". And a few hours bef-ore Kevin's death, Kevin still told Maxwell that:"The next time you see me, I'll be new and improved." Kevin and Maxwell were so close friends that even before the death of Ke-vin, he didn't told Maxwell the truth to avoid watching the tears following down from Maxwell's eyes. He also don't want Maxwell to be lonely after his death, so he want Maxwe-ll to write a book about the happy stories between them.
Everyone in this world has many friends, but the friendship may not make each of you to always think about your friends. Luckily, Kevin and Maxwell had one, although the ending is bad. If you can get a friend like Kevin and Maxwell, I think you'll be pride in your hole life.