The Question and Answer section for The Devil’s Arithmetic is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
From the text:
Gitl describes Yitzchak as a monster.
"Yitzchak the butcher is a monster. All he wants is a nurse for his children."
We know that Yitzchak is interested in Gitl because he has proposed marriage.
"If you would accept Yitzchak the...
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