Bob - This character lives in the village, knocks over a fence by accident and eventually becomes a police officer.
Bob's mother - This character has two children and becomes angry when another character knocks over her fence.
Boy Blue - This character tempts the waves on the rougher side of the sea, nearly drowns and is saved by a fisherman.
Mr. Creighton - This character is a white person who owns the village land and is nearly killed in a riot.
Miss Foster - This character has six children and has a cup of tea with the landlord after the flood.
Mr. Foster - This character floats away on top of the family's house, refusing to lose it in the flood.
G. - This is the main character in the novel, and in much of the book is the narrator as well.
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