How is Miyax's appearance described?  

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Readers can get a solid physical description of Miyax in paragraph 8 of chapter 1. Much of this paragraph contains direct characterization , where the narrator gives us specific details about Miyax. We are told that Miyax is beautiful, and her frame is small-boned. Her muscles are strong and "delicately wired." She has black eyes, which means that her pupils are difficult to see, and her eyes slant. Readers get a little bit of narration that hints at natural selection and Darwinian evolution when we are told that the Arctic has sculpted life into compact shapes. Readers are told...

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