accusation(p.12): accusing someone of doing something
1) She blew at my hair which felt like the blowing it in my face. (p.26) - uses "like"
2) She was allergic to the dog as if she was gaining wait vary fast. (p.34) - uses "as"
3) He looked at her lie she was a stranger he had never met before. (p.23) - uses "like"
"I could still hear her crying, and the sound was awful. But seeing it was worse." - a think that this is significant because it is something that is true in real life. That a lot of the time seeing something is way worse that hearing it.