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Meena (Aminata): Meena is a black muslim girl who lives in a small village in Africa. She gets kidnapped and sent to a Caribbean island to become a slave. She learns to read and write and eventually gets her freedom, but doesn't get nearly enough sex or happiness to keep her satisfied.

 Georgia: a slave who gives Meena smallpox and teaches her how to deliver babies.

 Mamed: a slave who teaches Meena how to write.

 Appleby: Meena's first Massa. He's mean and Meena doesn't enjoy the sex.

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