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.
Sachiko - This person is the second oldest of four sisters, plays a central role in decision making, is in her mid-30s and keeps little from her husband.
Yukiko - This person is the third of four sisters, is unmarried despite attempts to find a suitable husband, and is in her early 30s at the time of the novel.
Taeko - This person is the youngest of four sisters and is the most modern, preferring Western clothing to traditional kimonos and because of her desire to open her own fashion...
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