Tears of a Tiger Characterization
Updated: 3/12/2020
Tears of a Tiger Characterization

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  • Tyrone Mills"I remember I was cryin' and crawlin' around on my hands and knees."-pg 13He is a basketball player, and very good friend of Andy, Rob, and BJStrength-Excellent basketball playerWeakness-Is grieving Rob's deathDefining moment-Car accidentIssue-Feeling responsible for the accident
  • Gerald Nickelby"Goes home and knocks his kids around, or his wife."-pg 34He is a basketball player, who lives in an abusive homeStrength-He doesn't go with the others to drinkWeakness-His step-father is abusiveDefining moment-Understanding the poem, One Thousand Nine Hundred and Sixty-Eight WintersIssue-His step-father is abusive
  • Keisha Montgomery"Keisha was always there. She came to the hospital, to the funeral, to the trial." -pg 75She is Andy's girlfriend, who is very caring and supportive.Strength-Helpful and caring to othersWeakness-Can't always help AndyDefining moment-Spending time with Andy on Christmas DayIssue-Andy's problems can be overwhelming