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Unformatted text preview: The entire change in Kumalo results because of his reviewing everything that has happened to him. He thinks about mending the tribe but realizes that too much has already transpired and that it is too late. Instead, he dedicates himself to helping people like his sister and the young girl. Thus, his experiences have enlightened him, and he vows that he will take more interest in education and try to be more active in the affairs of his native people. The ultimate change in Kumalo comes when he hears Msimangu speak "with a voice of gold." The sermon has such an effect upon the simple Kumalo that it gives him some direction toward understanding the suffering in the world, and it inspires him to devote himself as much as possible to other people. Up to this point, he has been receiving help from others in order to solve his personal problems, but in the example of Msimangu he sees a man who devotes himself entirely to helping...
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This note was uploaded on 12/08/2011 for the course ENG 3550 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '09 term at Texas State.
- Fall '09