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The Dare

Presentation of key elements about this short story by Beverley Naidoo.

Maria Perreau

on 18 November 2011

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Transcript of The Dare

The Dare Characters Themes Conflicts Plot Historical
events/laws language & literature symbols Poinsettia bush “brighter-than-usual red flowers” Chameleon dead in a jar - can't change colour internal - Veronica Venter, the boy, the maid friendship secrets status Veronica travels to the bush with her family on vacation from her home in Johannesberg.
plays with her friend Marika and the van Reneen family children
dared to steal a poinsettia from a neighbour’s farm Martin family van Reenen family Jan Venter Rebecca Lettie black child Mrs Martin
Mr Martin
Veronica (10) maid to Martins
close to Veronica Marika
Piet (twin)
Dirk (6)
Anton (older) the neighbour to van Reenens
nasty man, drunk
orange farmer maid steals an orange Afrikaner nationalists take
over the government "blood-red" 1948
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