Objects & Places from Interpreter of Maladies

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Object Descriptions

Shoba and Shukumar's House - This place is big enough for an unhappy married couple to avoid each other on weekends.

Shoba and Shukumar's Baby - This symbolizes a great loss and the end of a relationship.

The Telling Game - When the lights are out, this reminds Shoba of her childhood at the grandmother's house in India.

The Candles - Shukumar puts these in an ivy pot.

Picture of a Woman - This object is kept a secret by Shukumar until the telling game.

Sweater Vest - This was an anniversary gift to Shukumar that is exchanged for cash.

The Lights - These allow Shoba and Shukumar to speak honestly with each other.

Last Night Secrets - These are given by Shoba and Shukumar in anger.

Lilia's Parents' House - This is where characters host dinner for visiting Indians and other nationals from their homeland.

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