Homework Help

Who are 5 important charecters to Dede ?

user profile pic

iluhbyoo | Student, Grade 9 | eNotes Newbie

Posted November 27, 2007 at 2:26 PM via web

dislike 1 like

Who are 5 important charecters to Dede ?

1 Answer | Add Yours

user profile pic

sagetrieb | College Teacher | (Level 3) Educator

Posted November 27, 2007 at 7:45 PM (Answer #1)

dislike 0 like

I would say her sisters are most important to her, and even after they die, they remain central to her life, always reminded of them because she, in effect, the oracle of their memories.  Jaimito, her husband, is also important.  Even though he is very patriarchal she still loves him very much, and she is glad they are able to reconcile their marriage.  They do divorce later, however, probably as a result of the death of the butterflies.  Because she is so dedicated to family, I would lump her three children, Enrique, Rafael, and David. as next important in her life, even though we do not learn much about them. Because she is so close to all of her family members, it is difficult to choose the most important.

Sources:

Join to answer this question

Join a community of thousands of dedicated teachers and students.

Join eNotes