Cathy Ames - This character is consistently evil in her thoughts and actions, manipulating others for her own ends without a trace of conscience.
Kate Ames - This is a nickname for the character described as a monster.
Abra Bacon - This character is the daughter of a dishonest county supervisor in Salinas who shows wisdom, caring and love for others.
Mr. Edwards - This character runs a prostitution business in Massachusetts and Connecticut, and lives a respectable life as a married man with two sons.
Ethel - This character is an old prostitute who drowns before she can prove a murder.
Faye - This character is the owner of a brothel in Salinas who is slowly poisoned.
Dessie Hamilton - This character is warmhearted, full of laughter and owns a dressmaker shop in Salinas.
George Hamilton - This character lives an exemplary life but suffers from...
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