In "Geraldo No Last Name," who is the protagonist, Geraldo or Marin?

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Although if you were to ask, "Who is this story about?" I might answer Geraldo, when the question is "Who is the main character?" I have to argue Marin.

The reason I think Marin is the main character instead of Geraldo is because she is the one who goes through a kind of transformation because of the events in the story. Geraldo died, but because we know so little about him, his death is not the central theme of the story.

The story is written because of the effect that Geraldo's death had on Marin. She is the one who was affected enough by his death to write his story. Her perspective is changed.

In a good story, in my opinion, the main character must undergo some kind of change or transformation. We want to see the character...

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