WHY CHRIS HENRY FELT HE COULD NOT SEPARATE HIMSELF FROM HIS “HOMIES” OR THOSE HE HAD GROWN UP WITH – THAT LED TO A NUMBER OF ARRESTS BEFORE HIS DEATH. – What do you think about this ? …
CAN YOU PUT YOURSELF IN HIS SHOES … AND OTHER BLACK INNERCITY BORN AND RAISED PRO ATHLETES ?
Before his death falling from the truck his girlfriend was driving after an argument – the following interview:
Question: Chris Henry ‑ The Interview: After his move to another more friendly (more conducive to Asuccess@) subcultural environment or neighborhood ‑ what influences may have still remained?
Answer to Question: ” … after the 3rd and 5th arrests …
… “I had been partying with friends when those arrests occurred
Question: … can’t you separate yourself from those friends … stop associating with them … change your telephone number?
… It is hard to separate yourself from friends you have grown up with and known all your life … some would understand … others would not … its like turning your back on them (Note: Alike forgetting where you come from …?) … your urban, black innercity poverty neighborhood …
… black subculture@: hip hop … gangsta rap/tupac They don’t give a … about us@ … attitude in their music toward girls and women, drugs, alcohol, crime, prison]
… CHRIS IN THE INTERVIEW SAID THAT HE CAME TO THE REALIZATION OF WHAT WAS NECESSARY OR WHAT HE NEEDED TO DO … THAT LAST TIME WHEN HE FACED TIME IN PRISON.
… THOUGH WITH HIS ADVISER’S HELP THE MOVE TO THE ASUBURBAN ENVIRONMENT MAY HAVE HELPED … though, did it? … THE INFLUENCE OF THE CULTURE OF POVERTY OR OF A URBAN, INNERCITY BLACK SUBCULTURE … ATTITUDE TOWARDS GIRLS, WOMEN, DRUGS, ALCOHOL, CRIME, PRISON … STILL REMAINED! DIDN’T IT!
WHAT MAY HAVE LED UP TO OR WHAT MAY HAVE BEEN SAID DURING THE ADOMESTIC ARGUMENT THAT INFLUENCED THE WIFE TO RUN TO A TRUCK AND LEAVE THE HOUSE IN A HURRY? WE MAY NEVER KNOW.