The Color Purple
by Alice Walker
The Color Purple Letter Thirty-Eight Summary
- Celie, Mr.__, Harpo, and Shug go to visit Sofia in prison.
- Sofia works in the prison laundry. She survives by acting just like Celie acts with Mr.__; she’s completely subservient.
- She’s supposed to be in jail for twelve years.
- Squeak and Sofia’s sister Odessa take care of Sofia’s children.