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Money

Money is at the center of many issues in Mohawk. Sam and Jenny have completely different ideas about money, and Ned seems to mostly prefer his father's view. Jenny always watches her money very carefully, as if it has magical qualities. She plans for every bill and even unexpected expenses. Jenny feels triumphant in the fact that she has nothing to worry about money-wise, but she actually worries about money all the time.

Money has very little hold on Sam. He spends it when he has it and gives it away to anyone who asks. When Sam doesn't have any cash, he is not too proud to ask for a loan—even from his son. Sam's ideas about money are very vague. He assumes if you have money and somebody needs money, you should give it to them. He expects the other guy will do the same...

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