Christopher is the leader of a group of maroons living high in the hills of Barbados. Having heard of Tituba’s healing powers, and inspired by the legend of the invulnerable maroon Ti-Noel, Christopher hopes that Tituba will make him immortal; she agrees to try, and the two become lovers. But Tituba is unable to prevent Christopher from dying—because “death is a door nobody can lock”—and their relationship sours. Soon after, Tituba learns that she is pregnant with Christopher’s child, though given his coldness towards her, she decides she does not want him in her child’s life.
Christopher Character Timeline in I, Tituba, Black Witch of Salem
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...would have done much more, including ending slavery entirely. These comments are reported back to Christopher, who demeans Tituba, telling her she does not deserve to be treated as “special.” After... (full context)
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