A student in Mrs. Price’s class in “Eleven,” and the rightful owner of the battered sweater that Rachel detests. Phyllis only realizes (or only cares to admit) that the sweater belongs to her after Rachel has already put it on and started crying. For this, Rachel privately says that Phyllis is “even dumber than Sylvia Saldívar.”
Phyllis Lopez Character Timeline in Woman Hollering Creek and Other Stories
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...the sweater’s sleeves, she starts crying in front of the entire class. Right before lunch, Phyllis Lopez , who Rachel says is “even dumber than Sylvia Saldívar,” recalls that she owns the... (full context)