Lily is a very smart girl. She is brave but she has a hard time excepting things in life. She blames herself for things she never did but she is slowly finding herself and is accepting the past.
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Rosaleen is a very independent women that doesn't need a man to take care of her. She stands up for herself but unfortunately there are consequences when she does because she is a black woman.
Birmingham, Sept 15, four little angels dead.
August is very independent and is a very loving person. She is very understanding, wise and helpful. August helps lily through her journey of finding herself and to let go of the past.
but she's white, August
Zach is a very independent boy and does whatever he believes in. He believes he can be someone even as a person of color and he will continue to achieve his goal of being a lawyer.
May is a very wonderful and nice girl. She is very helpful in the pink house but she is very sensitive, she will humm " oh susanna " when she gets upset and will go out to the wall where she writes what made her upset.
June is very proud of who she is and will not work for a white person. When lily arrived to the pink house she did not like her because she was white but she soon accepted her and realized that she shouldn't hate her because she is white .