The children of both slaves and their masters all started speaking the same exact language at the same exact time. The language existed nowhere else and never had; even their parents could not understand the new creole. Yet it suddenly appeared within one generation.
Debating popular theories about Victor’s mental health and origin story
Unable to decipher social cues or verbal tones, Victor was wary about his reunion with the stern Itard and hesitated to greet him, thinking he might be angry about the extended vacation.
Just a few days after New Years 1800, Victor decided to walk out of the woods and into the village, ready to join society… whatever that was.