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Who is Thacia and what is her personality in the book The Bronze Bow by Elizabeth George Speare?

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As was mentioned in the previous post, Thacia is Joel's twin sister and Daniel's love interest throughout the novel. Throughout the story, Thacia is a strong-willed female living in a male-dominated society. She is courageous, daring, and intelligent. Thacia helps Daniel when he is injured by Roman soldiers, befriends Leah, and comes up with the plan for Joel to learn the names of the rich citizens attending the banquet. Thacia also awaits the return of the messiah, but disagrees with Daniel and Joel's decision to violently rise against the Romans. She exercises patience and demonstrates her sympathy for others throughout the novel. Thacia also...

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