How can you describe Jude from Jude the Obscure?

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Jude, the protagonist of the novel, is a conflicted person. However, the conflicts that exist within his character at the outset of the novel appear to be very different from those that conflict him in the end. 

Early on, Jude is a person without a place. His parents are gone and he is left to live with an aunt. The aunt does not particularly like him. Jude recognizes his position with blunt honesty and without bitterness. He is driven to dream of finding a place for himself; to dream of rising up in the world. How to achieve this dream is his first conflict. 

However, this conflict fades when he meets Sue. Jude allows his...

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