Jansie is a friend of Sophie’s. They are both working class, and their families appear to be friends with one another. Josie is considerably more realistic and pessimistic than Sophie. She knows that the two of them are “earmarked for the biscuit factory” a truth which makes her feel “melancholy”. She is also noted as a gossip who is unable to keep secrets.
Jansie Quotes in Going Places
The Going Places quotes below are all either spoken by Jansie or refer to Jansie. 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 numbers and citation info for the quotes below refer to the National Council of Education Research and Training edition of Going Places published in 2014.).
Jansie Character Timeline in Going Places
The timeline below shows where the character Jansie appears in Going Places. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.