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.
Doña Althea - This member of the knitting club is described as "fierce and miniature like a frightening breed of small dog."
Carlo - This character is an emergency room doctor who never settles long in one place.
Uda Dell - This character is a widow who sometimes took care of the main character over a period of approximately ten years.
Emelina Domingos - This character is practical and capable and becomes the main character's confidante.
Juan Teobaldo Domingos - This character works on the railroad and is out of town most of...
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