Mrs. Curren (the narrator) - This person is diagnosed with terminal cancer and found a homeless man inside her home.
Mr. Vercueil (the homeless man) - This person is an alcoholic, homeless man who has a dog as a constant companion.
Florence - This person works as a housekeeper and acts as a source of news because the media did not report on oppression.
Bheki - This person was a 15 year old who became involved in activism.
John - This person was a teenager who was attacked by police and was hospitalized.
Mr. Thabane - This person works as a teacher and believes that the new generation is strong and will change South Africa.
Hope - This person was a toddler and a housekeeper's eldest daughter.
Beauty - This is the infant daughter of a housekeeper.
Dr. Syfret - This character relents and agrees to do things...
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