“She had rubbed her nose against mine and poured her light on my face”
Why would I be mad? Just cause you spend all your time with August now aint't no reason for me to care. You pick who you want to talk with its not my business
“Most people don’t have any idea about all the complicated life going on inside a hive. Bees have a secret life we don’t know anything about”
Lily is really smart but not as smart as she would like to be. Its hard for her to trust anybody with her past. She doesn't want to kill anything because her mother thought you could become that creature.
Rosaleen is Lily's motherly figure. She isn't very bright and is a very slow person. But she cares deeply about Lily.
It has been five days since I've been to the wall
August isn't what Lily expected for a black person to act like. When Lily first saw her she was confused because she was very refine and smart.
“I don’t know if I’ll have much of a future either.” “Why not? You’re not an orphan.” “No,” he said. “I’m a Negro”
T-Ray was never a fatherly figure towards Lily. He was very abusive and couldn't careless about Lily.
May is June and August sister. She is extremely emotional, any little thing will make her upset. The only way to make her feel better is the wailing wall. She stuffs little pieces of paper into the crevices to make herself feel better
Zach is Lily's boyfriend. When he gets sent to jail it opens up his eyes. It gives him a fire in his eyes and he's now determined to become a lawyer.