Flashcards in Chapter 7 Deck (14):
'That Uma... Still like
A child of six. Won't she ever grow up, poor thing?'
Rippled through the ranks of the female relatives
All of them bore
Glum, disgruntled expressions
(Mama) peering into uma's face
With an expression of dissatisfaction
She scrubbed at uma's face as if it were a
Piece of hide to be offered for examination
'Play, play, play,
That's all you ever did'
(Uma) tried to
Submit to the torture without crying
(Mama) was too scandalised,
(Mama) threw significant looks at Aruba, partly in ... And partly in...
(Mama) was impressed of her younger
Daughter's power of attraction
It was imperative that Uma
Papa had always refused to move out of their rented (house), leaving Mama
With an enormous, unfulfilled desire for property
Question fate? Could one?