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Sarah Miller Character Analysis

Elya Yelnats marries Sarah Miller not long after he immigrates to the United States in the mid-1800s. She can think for herself and has a number of practical skills. She doesn't fully buy Elya's story that the family is cursed, but she is entranced by the song that Madame Zeroni taught him. She makes the song rhyme in English and sings it to her son, the first Stanley.
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Sarah Miller Character Timeline in Holes

The timeline below shows where the character Sarah Miller appears in Holes. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Part 1, Chapter 7
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In America, Elya fell in love with a woman named Sarah Miller . She was smart and strong, and she and Elya loved each other very much.... (full context)