Patricia (outer characteristics (Old , Her father owned the farm ,…
Her father owned the farm
Married to Richard
Taught horse riding to children ( and bred the horses)
Having an affair
Physically: White, frail and confined to a wheel chair
Paid for looksmart's schooling
easing their own conscience
morally not very honest
treatment to richard
"surrounded by small people
Relationship with Richard
"noticing him as rarely as possible" - how she cope with living with her husband
Pg 28 - she has fond memories of the past while he doesn't.
"the thing to steer her gaze away from the unbearable present"
Reaction to Looksmart truth
Can't face the truth - tries to convince herself that her version of the events is accurate "The more she speaks her version of events, the clearer they become."