This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Ralph Truitt - He is a middle-aged businessman who is portrayed as a man who has struggled to lock the pain and suffering of his past, as well as what he sees as his depraved sexual drives, deep inside himself, disconnecting himself from feelings, dreams, and hope.
Catherine Land - She is a woman in her early thirties who lived a life of desperation for many years, having to resort to begging, thieving, prostitution, and larceny simply to survive.
Antonio - He was born out of an affair his mother had...
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