The Water Tank
This symbol in the novel represents the desperation of the workers and the greed of the boss in the story "The Children Couldn't Wait."
This object symbolizes guilt. It is given to the narrator by Dona Bone and Don Laito in "Hand in His Pocket."
This symbol in the story represents the narrator's father's ambitions for his son. He believes that if he can achieve a position such as this one, he will have money.
This symbol in the novel represents upward mobility for the laborers in the vignette "One Afternoon a Minister..."
The Devil Mask
This object, belonging to Don Rayos, is discovered by the narrator in "A Silvery Night" and represents the narrator's fascination with theology.
This ailment is suffered by the narrator's father and brother while they work in the fields.
This ailment is...
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