Explain briefly why Wanja is an important character in Petals of Blood. How was she attached to the men?

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Wanja is the main female character in the novel, one of the four protagonists accused of murder. When she was in school, she was seduced by Hawkins Kimeria, a wealthy man, and became pregnant. She abandoned the baby in a drain, carrying this guilt with her always. She moves to Ilmorog to be with her grandmother and starts a successful business as a distiller, but she's not allowed to...

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