- Why can’t Martine bear to stay in Haiti too long?
- What advice does Martine give Sophie when she asks about liking someone?
- Does Sophie tell Martine about Joseph? What does she tell her?
- What does Martine think is the difference between the values of old and new Haitians regarding money and status?
- What does Martine say is the difference between success in Haiti and America?
- Why does Martine have nightmares?
- What happens between Sophie and Joseph?
- What does Sophie’s mother tell her when Sophie returns home?
- What is the meaning of the Marassa parable?
- How does Sophie treat Joseph?
- What is the meaning of the butterfly parable?
- How does Sophie bring an end to her mother’s testing? What does her mother do?
- What does Sophie do with Joseph?