Part 9 Summary and Analysis

New Characters:
Felice’s mother and father: Live in servants that worked upstate in Tuxedo, New York. Because of their jobs, they could rarely spend time with Felice

Felice’s grandmother: She raised Felice in her parents’ absence

Spring has produced one of the most beautiful days of the year and Harlem responds to the weather. From the street corners to the roof tops, the music sounds glorious and adds another dimension to the spring fever that is rampant. We also find the environment slightly improved in the Trace household. Joe doesn’t cry as much or as loudly. Violet seems to have gotten a grip on her sanity.

On this beautiful day, Felice pays a visit...

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