Part 3, Chapters 55 - 58 Summary
Part 3, Chapter 55: Sinan is called to the scene of Irem's suicide. On a police boat, he goes with the officers to try to find Irem's body in the water. The police boats are followed by members of the press, snapping photos of the search. Sinan holds out hope that they will find Irem alive, swimming in the dark waters just below the bridge. They find her body floating lifeless and Sinan insists on pulling her from the water on his own. Much of her skin is showing and Sinan is shocked to see the body of a woman, not his little girl, dead in the water.
Part 3, Chapter 56: Many people from the village attend Irem's funeral. Sinan feels guilty because he knows it is his fault that Irem killed herself. At least if he would have killed her, she could have entered Paradise. According to Islam,...