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.
Marie Cardona - This character was formerly a typist and in the book represents the happy life.
Caretaker - This character provides the most damaging testimony at the trial.
Céleste - This character owns the cafe and is called as a witness in the trial.
Defense Counsel - This character says of the trial "everything is true, and nothing is true!"
Director of the Home - This character is very matter-of-fact man who accompanies the funeral procession to the grave site.
Examining Magistrate - This character serves as a representative...
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