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|Lucy||Lucy is a 19-year-old immigrant from the West Indies. She comes to the United States to be an au pair for Mariah's family. Read More|
|Mariah||Mariah is a 40-year-old American wife and mother. Read More|
|Lucy's mother||Lucy's mother—Annie—looms large in Lucy's life. Lucy moves to the United States in order to escape her. Read More|
|Dinah||Dinah is Mariah's best friend. She has an affair with Lewis.|
|Hugh||Hugh is Dinah's younger brother. He and Lucy date during the summer at the lake.|
|Lewis||Lewis is Mariah's husband. He cheats on her with Dinah.|
|Lucy's father||Lucy's father—who is not named—dies about eight months after she moves to the United States.|
|Miriam||Miriam is the youngest of Lewis and Mariah's four daughters. Lucy likes her best.|
|Nurse||The unnamed nurse is a friend of Lucy's mother. Lucy's mother admires the nurse's career, but Lucy has higher aspirations for herself.|
|Paul||Paul is an artist who is in love with Lucy.|
|Peggy||Peggy is Lucy's best friend in the United States. She and Lucy become roommates at the end of Lucy's first year in the country.|
|Maude Quick||Maude Quick is the goddaughter of Lucy's mother. Lucy hates her. Maude informs Lucy of her father's death.|
|Mr. Simon||Mr. Simon is Lucy's boss at the photography studio.|
|Tanner||Tanner is the first boy Lucy had sex with. She was 14.|