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.
Ill - This character is a septuagenarian who owns a shop in the town of Guellen. He got the main character pregnant and then bribed two men to lie to a judge and say that they had slept with her.
Claire - This character is in her sixties and has returned to her birthplace of Guellen as a millionaire.
Mayor - This character represents the town in rejecting the offer initially but is the leader of the town at the meeting which decides to execute one of the citizens.
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