The Bluest Eye Chapter Summary

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The Bluest Eye tells the story of the Breedloves, a poor black family living in Lorain, Ohio in the early 1940s. Each chapter tells something different. The journey of the dad Cholly, from a young boy to a drunk and unloving father , the history of the mother Pauline, and her dreams of romance, and the childhood of Sammy and Pecola and how they deal with life. The Breedloves go through tough times for most of their lives. Pecola Breedlove is considered ugly by her family and friends because she has dark skin and nappy hair. Pecola wishes for blue eyes and blonde hair so that she would be loved by others. She later gets molested by her father and ignored by her mother. Her mistreatment in life makes her believe that if she had blue eyes like
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