Waverly’s fiancé. He is very romantic in their relationship, and believes in the power of love despite Waverly’s hesitation to remarry after a failed first marriage. Rich reveals how ignorant he is about Chinese culture during an awkward dinner with Lindo and Tin, but eventually wins Waverly’s parents over with his enthusiasm.
Rich Schields Quotes in The Joy Luck Club
The The Joy Luck Club quotes below are all either spoken by Rich Schields or refer to Rich Schields . For each quote, you can also see the other characters and themes related to it (each theme is indicated by its own dot and icon, like this one: Note: all page and citation info for the quotes below refers to the Penguin Books edition of The Joy Luck Club published in 2006.).
Rich Schields Character Timeline in The Joy Luck Club
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Part 3, Chapter 2: Four Directions
...then breaks down in tears. Lindo reveals that she knew about the engagement and thinks Rich is fine. Waverly reconsiders all her assumptions about her mother, and suddenly understands her for... (full context)
Part 3, Chapter 4: Best Quality