Unformatted text preview: Diane Jeff's younger sister; a cousin and friend to Pearl's daughters. Major The primary antagonist of the novel, Major leads the gang and confronts Alfred until the protagonist sees him for the bully and coward that Major is. Hollis, Sonny, and Justin As gang members, they are subservient to Major. Mr. (Vito) Donatelli Owner and head manager at the gym, he serves as Alfred's mentor. Clarence "Bud" Martin Donatelli's top assistant, he supports and critiques Alfred. Henry Johnson Disabled by a childhood bout with polio, Henry is a rising apprentice trainer with special devotion to Alfred. Bill "Spoon" Witherspoon A former fighter who has become a schoolteacher, Spoon serves as exemplar while he encourages Alfred to finish his education....
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This note was uploaded on 12/06/2011 for the course ENG 3320 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '09 term at University of Houston.
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