Valenti is a 24 year-old waiter with whom Orwell works at the Hotel X. He is kind, handsome, and has worked his way up from the gutter. Once, on the verge of starvation, Valenti prayed to what he thought was a picture of a saint for enough money for food. The picture turned out to be of a prostitute.
Valenti Character Timeline in Down and Out in Paris and London
The timeline below shows where the character Valenti appears in Down and Out in Paris and London. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.