How would you describe Pip and Mrs. Joe's relationship throughout Great Expectations?

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I am not sure if you are asking us to describe both characters, or to look at their relationship.  I assume you are asking about the relationship between Pip and his sister.

Pip is heavily influenced by the death of his parents.  His sister raises him.  She married Joe Gargery, thus the name Mrs. Joe. 

Mrs. Joe is a cruel, hard woman.  She is verbally and physically abusive to Pip.  By saying she raises him "by hand" with "Tickler," Dickens...

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