Chrissie and Rodney

Chrissie and Rodney are two characters from the novel Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro. Kathy meets them at the Cottages, as they are two of the “veterans” that have been living there before Kathy and her group arrive (Chapter 10, 10%). Chrissie and Rodney are a couple, and Kathy does not like them, probably because Ruth is paying too much attention to them to the point that she has copied Chrissie’s gesture of tapping Rodney on the arm whenever they part (Chapter 10, 80%).

Chrissie is described as tall and “quite beautiful when she stood up to full height” (Chapter 12, 43%). However, she does not seem to do it too often. Kathy thinks she looks “more like the Wicked Witch of the West than a movie star” (Chapter 12, 43%). 

Although Chrissie seems friendly at first, she always tries to separate Tommy, Kathy, and Ruth, whether by supporting one against the other tw...

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