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• • • • • • Okonkwo- son of Unoka . Stubborn , fears of becoming like his father. Unoka- father of Okonkwo. Naïve, Optimistic, Ikemefuna- lad of sacrifice so Mbaino didn’t go to war. Son of the murder who killed a daughter...
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Pride and Prejudice
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