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The setting begins with the road that runs from the village Ixopo into the hill and then leads to Carisbrooke and to the valleys of Africa. Mr. Kumalo traces his son to a few places including Johannesburg.
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Msimangu and Kumalo set off to take the bus over to Alexandra, but on the way a man stops them to persuade them not to take the bus, for there is a boycott until the price of bus fare is brought down to four-pence again.