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Caleb Garth in Middlemarch

By George Eliot

Caleb Garth

Caleb Garth is Mary's father. He's honest, discreet, and hard working, and expects everyone around him to act the same way. He has a lot of faith in people, which means that he's often disappointed. But things end up turning OK okay for Caleb: he gets his old job back, along with a lot of new work.