A scene from the 3 parts of the story into pictures
I wish I had kept my mouth shut.
Here you go.
"The rope dropping from a high branch. Nana dangling at the end of it" (36).
"They boys stepped aside in a hurry. They gave him a clear path to Khadim. Then it was all dust and fists and kicks and yelps. Khadim never bothered Laila again" (134).
"Zalmai and I will wait here ," Rasheed said "Oh before I forget" He fished a stick of gum from his pocket, a parting gift, and held it out to Aziza with a stiff, magnanimous air. Aziza took it and muttered a thanks-you" (314).