.It was no secret that he blamed Pia for the death of his grandson. He felt by her birth she gave a curse to the tribe. He couldn't see any truth or purpose in her having life over the grandson. He showed resentment toward her. As time went on , Pia seemed to be this stubborn, curious, and smart little tomboy . The grandfather didn't like that pia was a tomboy . He wanted her to stay away from all the boy activities. He started a boy school only , it was to train and educate boys . He was hoping to get a chief out of one of them. Pia wanted so badly to do what the boys were doing. She would spy on them and copy what they did. She could do exactly what her grandad wanted the boys to do. I felt that he new something was special about Pia. He would see how she mastered all tasks but instead of being proud he would get angrier and angrier at her. The more Pia did the more he was saying she was a curse to their tribe. She... [continues]
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