Too Late the Phalarope - Study Guide Chapter 8 Summary & Analysis

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Chapter 8 Summary

Japie Grobler, a childhood friend of Pieter's, returns to Venterspan as an emissary of the Social Welfare Department. While out shopping, Sophie sees him at the bus terminus. He sees her too and comes rushing over. He is clearly glad to be back in the area, and is visibly elated at the thought of seeing his old friend, Pieter. He is momentarily dismayed on hearing that the Social Welfare office has been place in the old butchery. They chat, and then she leaves, heading to the court for the Women's Welfare Society where Stephanie's trial is to be held.

Chapter 8 Analysis

The joker of the piece, Japie Grobler is the very antithesis of Pieter. He is held in little regard by those around him, is quick to laugh, and has a loud, obnoxious laugh that calls attention to himself and embarrasses others. People think him a fool...

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