Short Essay Questions Key
1. Describe the character of Mrs. Bhoolabhoy. How does she behave and how do the people around her react to her behavior?
The character of Mrs. Bhoolabhoy is a large Indian woman. She is prone to migraine headaches. She owns Smith's hotel and is in complete control over the dying hotel and her husband, who manages it.
2. Why do Mr. Bhoolabhoy and Tusker get along? Why does Mr. Bhoolabhoy like Tusker? What does Tusker talk about that fascinates him so?
Mr. Bhoolabhoy and Tusker are drinking buddies. Mr. Bhoolabhoy likes Tusker because he can talk on a wide range of subjects. Mr. Bhoolabhoy is especially fascinated by Tusker's knowledge of scandal and politics.
3. How often is Ibrahim fired and why?
Ibrahim has been fired 4 times this year and is often dismissed because Tusker is angry about something that has nothing to do with Ibrahim.
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