Study Guide

The Color Purple Letter Eighteen

By Alice Walker

Letter Eighteen

  • Harpo secretly marries Sofia and brings her and the baby home.
  • They fix up the shed as a little house. He’s busy making a house and home for his wife and baby.
  • Mr.__ is paying Harpo to work now, and Harpo works hard to support his family.
  • Sofia is really big and strong
  • Harpo and Sofia are really happy, which means Mr.__ can’t be.