Sold is about a small family that lives on the mountain top.Lakshmi is the main character in this book.Her mother taught her the rules in having a husband.As weeks past Lakshmi's father passed away, so her mother had to get a new man in the house hold.Lakshmi doesn't like him because he never help around or do anything.Lakshmi get sold to this man that is so called Uncle Husband.He says who he is but doesn't know Lakshmi's aunt.The are rules to this to.At this time she is in a new village, trying to make money for her family.
In this chapter lakshmi is waiting on her future life to appear.She said 7 days and 7 nights while she is laying in the dark.Lakshmi is ready to get married .Lakshmi doesn't really like the new village.She wants to live back in the mountains.As lakshmi continue on with her memory about being in the mountains.
As lakshmi thinking about life. She is watching the boy in the village running around.She says he is very fast.Lakshmi was exploring the new village .She went to the fountain, she was looking at the boy getting teased about yelling for his mother.Krishna is very shy while passing lakshmi in the village.He has sleepy cat eyes fixed on the ground in front of his feet. Laksmi might have a crush, because as lakshmi was watching krishna he was watching her to.