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1

Cecile

Helen’s grandmother
She raised Helen from birth.
Arranges Helen to marry Wiley wright

2

Chicken little

A neighborhood boy. One day sula playfully swings him around by his hands. She loses her grip and he falls in the river and drowns

3

Nel

The daughter of Helen , in adolescence she develops an intense friendship with sula. Nel marries Jude, and later is abandoned by him

4

Sula peace

Sula is Hannah’s daughter. She has a birthmark over one of her eyes.

5

Helene wright

Nels mother

6

Shadrack

WWI veteran from the bottom. He spends 2 years in a hospital after he suffers after a traumatic experience . He instituted national suicide day

7

Hannah peace

Sulas mother. She has frequent affairs with men who take her fancy. Many women resent her.

8

Ajax

Ajax has many lovers who often fight over him in the streets. He is always nice to his lovers. His only true loves are his mother , a conjure woman , and airplanes

9

Jude Greene

Nels husband. He tears apart nel and sula when he has an affair with sula and Rhenish abandons nel

10

Who killed plum

Eva peace

11

Name of the boy sula killed

Chicken little

12

Sulas last name

Peace

13

What is the colloquial name if they’d Tuen

The bottom

14

Bane if holiday shadrack invented

Suicide day

15

Setting

The bottom

16

Major theme

Good and evil

17

Minor theme

Friendship