The Question and Answer section for Things Fall Apart is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Uchendu tells a story about a kite who takes a duckling and a chick. what was the point of the story? How does it relate to the encounter between the Abame and the whites? Things Fall Apart Chp. 14-15
The Igbo do not trust men who remain silent. Uchendu relates the following parable to his listeners:
Never kill a man who says nothing. Those men of Abame were fools. What did they know about the man?” He ground his teeth again and told a story to...
A young Okonkwo throws the great wrestler, Amalinze the Cat.
Nnadi is a character in a song hence he would be at home in one of Ikemefuna's favorite tales.