How does Mariam change in the novel A Thousand Splendid Suns? 

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Mariam's character is quite dynamic in A Thousand Splendid Suns.   Early in the novel when Laila first arrives in the home as Rasheed's second wife, Mariam is very upset and takes out the decision on Laila--she shuns her in the home.  However, in time, Mariam forms a strong bond with Laila and eventually...

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