Christine Lumpih

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C. (Never PM. Comment, or e-mail if private!) People can attribute symbolism to the story if they like. But Christine, the stone angel is a monument in Hagar's local town cemetery. Visit it and Margaret Laurence's old house of her Grandparents', in Neepawa, Manitoba.
Gaspy The stone angel lacking eyes,is a symbol of Hagar's pride,stubbornness and unwillingness to see beyond her own view of the people close to her.
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