intelligent He is able to research and piece together all the information about his doppelganger
Persistent He waits outside the house at Felka utca everyday in order to meet his doppelganger again.
perceptive He notices a sign outside an old shop and suddenly realises an important clue – he and his doppelganger share the same name.
Good at his job He is to lead a team in an important project at the office.
Caring father He adores his little daughter and enjoys playing with her.
A N D R E A T A Y L O R
hardworking She has many teaching jobs and works at different hours everyday. She also teaches some students at home.
Committed to her job She makes an effort to improve the café while she is working there which boosts business.
Caring and loving She is good wife to her husband, John, and a good mother to her daughter, Kati.
Short-tempered and impatient She becomes easily annoyed ahen she realises that her husband has become too preoccupied with his doppelganger.
Helpful She does not mind helping Zsolt out at the café when she calls her on the day of the explosion.
J A N O S S Z A B O
helpful He helps to warn Andrea and Kati not to go into the café.
Responsible He looks after his family during the war.
Unhappy He is broken-hearted when he loses his family in the bombing and dies an unhappy man.
Helpful He offers Andrea a job when she loses an important teaching job.
Responsible He rushes to tend to his mother when he hears that she has fallen ill.
Appreciative He is appreciative when Andrea helps to improve his business.
M R S F I S C H E R
kind She is willing to tell the story of Janos Szabo when John visits her.
Compassionate She sympathises with all that has happened to Janos Szabo and family and cries when she relates the story to John.
Hospitable She treats John very nicely every time he comes to visit her.
P A U L H A R R I S
Trustworthy John trust him enough to confide in him and believes that he would take him seriously.
Well-travelled He has lived in many different places because of his work as a journalist.
Understanding He is very understanding when John confides in him about the doppelganger and does not dismiss him easily.
K A T I T A Y L O R
S h e i s t h e o n ly c h i l d o f J o h n a n d A n d r e a .
S h e is b o r n a b o u t a y e a r a f t e r h e r fa t h e r m e t h i s d o p p e l g a n g e r .
T h e d o p p e l g a n g e r s a v e s h e r a n d h e r m o t h e r ’ s l i f e a t t h e e n d o f t h e s t o r y .
Q & Q A
SECT SE ION CT S
• Why is John working in Hungary ? He is transffered there by his company. • Who saves Andrea and Kati when the building suddenly explode ? The doppelganger save them . • Who is Mrs Fischer ? She is a very old lady who lives on the fourth floor of the Felka utca.