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Describe Candy and Mathu's relationship in the novel of the gathering of old men. what...

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quida | Student, Undergraduate | eNotes Newbie

Posted April 25, 2007 at 7:39 AM via web

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Describe Candy and Mathu's relationship in the novel of the gathering of old men.

what type of people was they

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janeyb | (Level 2) Associate Educator

Posted April 25, 2007 at 7:45 AM (Answer #1)

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Candy and Mathu had an interesting relationship in Gathering of Old Men. Both want to protect each other, even though Candy is so much younger than Mathu. Mathu helped raise Candy, which is why he is protective of her, and vice versa. Candy and Mathu are both stubborn, well meaning people.

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beast | eNotes Newbie

Posted December 9, 2007 at 6:52 AM (Answer #2)

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It is in the character anaylysis under the name of Mathu

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