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.
Dan Millman - This person is an ex-gymnast, who marries in 1967 during his senior year at the University of California Berkeley. He has one daughter, Barbara, and teaches briefly at Stanford before taking a position at Oberlin College.
Mama Chia - Also known as Ruth Johnson on Oahu, this person is overweight, maternal-looking, and walks with a limp using a bamboo cane.
Barbara - An extraordinarily pretty and friendly bank teller in Honolulu with whom he feels a rapport.
Sei and Mitsu Fujimoto - A Japanese-American couple living in the deep...
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