1. Explain Morgan Leafy's profession and location.
Morgan Leafy is a representative of the British Government in Kinjanja, West Africa.
2. In Part One, Chapter 1, why is Leafy upset with himself?
In Part One, Chapter 1, Leafy is upset with himself because he is in love with Priscilla, but she is now engaged to Richard Dalmire. Leafy feels regretful because he blew his chance with Priscilla when he did not devote enough time to her.
3. In Part One, Chapter 1, the reader discovers Leafy is being blackmailed. Explain what is known about this situation in this section of the novel.
In Part One, Chapter 1, the reader finds out that Leafy is being blackmailed by a politician, Professor Chief Sam Adekunle, a representative of the Kinjanjan National Party. The Professor wants Morgan to get to know Dr. Alex Murray and get Murray to do "something." However, this "something" is unknown at this point in the novel.
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