Lisa and Saroo begin dating right as he picks up his search his hometown on Google Earth. They live together in Hobart, and she overwhelmingly supports him in his desire to find his family. Saroo also explains that she very kindly didn’t take it personally that he spent all his free time during their first few months of dating scouring the internet for his family, and she is understanding of Saroo’s desire to return to India alone.
Lisa Character Timeline in A Long Way Home
The timeline below shows where the character Lisa appears in A Long Way Home. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
8. Resuming the Search
...Bengal. A few months later, in 2010, he begins a relationship with a woman named Lisa. They break up several times before settling into a solid relationship and moving in together.... (full context)
...out and eventually, searches by state rather than his initial boundary. He searches nightly and Lisa graciously puts up with it, even though Saroo is somewhat distant. Sometimes, she admits that... (full context)
9. Finding Home
12. Reaching Out