The judge’s nearest neighbor, “a gentleman farmer and a drunk.” It is heavily implied that he is in a relationship with Father Booty. He is well-educated and from a well-known family, and so Lola and Noni put up with him even though they consider him to be less cultured than they are.
Uncle Potty Character Timeline in The Inheritance of Loss
The timeline below shows where the character Uncle Potty appears in The Inheritance of Loss. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
...Noni’s house, the cook points out the neighbors’ houses to Sai. Their nearest neighbor is Uncle Potty , a gentleman farmer and an alcoholic. There is also his friend Father Booty, who... (full context)
...harms him even further, however, as foreign nationals are not allowed to own property, and Uncle Potty had actually signed the papers on behalf of his friend. Uncle Potty offers to take... (full context)
Sai continues to hope for Gyan’s return. She reads Wuthering Heights and waits. She visits Uncle Potty , who confesses that he had considered himself a lover of love, often finding it... (full context)
...he remembers that she had been expensive. Mrs. Thondup says she must have been stolen. Uncle Potty and the Afghan princesses support this theory, as they have all had animals stolen from... (full context)