A House for Mr Biswas


V. S. Naipaul

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Gospo Term Timeline in A House for Mr Biswas

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Part 2, Chapter 3: The Shorthills Adventure
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...and Mr Biswas made their wives cook separately from the rest; Mr Biswas decided that gospo juice must be some sort of remedy and made his kids drink it every morning... (full context)