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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