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Protagonist

Character Role Analysis

Dexter Green

In essence, all of "Winter Dreams" is Dexter's story. There are no other characters in the story who appear as well-rounded or complex as our buddy Dex. After all, it is Dexter's winter dreams that give the story its title. When thinking about protagonists, he's definitely our guy.


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