Romeo and Juliet
Table of Contents
The Brass Monkey (Jamila Singer)
Themes, Motifs & Symbols
Book One: The Perforated Sheet, Mercurochrome
Hit-the-Spittoon, Under the Carpet
A Public Announcement, Many-headed Monsters
Methwold, Tick, Tock
Book Two: The Fisherman’s Pointing Finger, Snakes and Ladders
Accident in a Washing-chest, All India Radio
Love in Bombay, My Tenth Birthday
At the Pioneer Café, Alpha and Omega
The Kolynos Kid, Commander Sabarmati’s Baton
Revelations, Movements Performed by Pepperpots
Drainage and the Desert, Jamila Singer
How Saleem Achieved Purity
Book Three: The Buddha, In the Sundarbans
Sam and the Tiger, The Shadow of the Mosque
A Wedding, Midnight
Important Quotations Explained
Study Questions & Suggested Essay Topics
Suggestions for Further Reading
How to Cite This SparkNote
The summary for "Tick, Tock" incorrectly states that Saleem is the biological son of Wee Willie Winkie and Vanita. The Analysis section has the correct info, that his biological father is Methwold.
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