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Rabbit, Run

Rabbit, Run

by

John Updike

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Mrs. Smith

Character Analysis

Mrs. Smith gives Rabbit a job tending her luscious garden. She represents the generation before Rabbit and Janice’s parents and also provides interesting views on war, peace, and sustenance farming. Check out Shmoop’s "Quotes and Thoughts" under the theme "Visions of America" for a few of her pearls of wisdom.

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