The Question and Answer section for Things Fall Apart is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
The thief replaced the goat with a log.... and the man never noticed.
He could not understand it until he looked back and saw that what he led at the end of the tether was not a goat but a heavy log of wood.”
The people communicated with their ancestors through prayer.
The kola nut was given him to break, and he prayed to the ancestors. He asked them for health and children.
Mr. Kiaga insists the outcasts (osu) shave their heads.