O,, Other's Comments YOUNG,, Gitl is pretty young because in pg 27, Shmuel says <" They are young enough so you could be a real mother to them and you are young enough so you could give him even more." >
S,, Character' s own speech INDEPENDENT,, Gitl is independent because in Pg27-28, she claims <"I will not go to America for Avrom Morowitz even if he sent a thousand letters. I will live and die in this shtetl as did our parents and as did their parents before them">
P,, Physical Characteristics THICK BLACK HAIR,, We learn that Gitl has thick black hair because in Pg 26,it says that her thick black hair cascaded down the small of her back
A/R,, Author and Reader COOK,, we learn that Gitl knows how to cook, or prepare bread because on Pg 23, she is seen pounding bread dough and being focused on beating it with a steady, hypnotic rhythm.