Hugo Belfounder - This character is a gentle soul who represents all that is good about humanity. He is a deep and profound thinker. He once worked in his parents' fireworks factory where he created intricate displays that earned good money for his father's business.
Jean Pierre Breteuil - This character is a French author who writes mediocre stories, which another character gets paid to translate.
Magdalen Casement - This character is living with a man at the beginning of the novel, but she tells him he has to move out because another man is about to move in.
James Donahue - This character spends his life doing as little work as possible, living in other people's houses for free, and staying clear of personal relationships. He says his nerves are shattered.
Finn - See Peter O'Finney
Dave Gellman - This character is not a close friend because he...
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