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Estella - Miss Havishams beautiful young ward Estella is Pips unattainable dream throughout the novel He loves her passionately but though she sometimes seems to consider him a friend she is usually cold cruel and disinterested in him As they grow up together she repeatedly warns him that she has no heart Though she does not know it herself--and though Pip does not learn it until almost the end of the novel--Estella is the daughter of Magwitch the convict Pip aids as a child Through the intercession of the lawyer Jaggers she is adopted by Miss Havisham who raises Estella into a life of wealth and social status for her own ulterior motivesMiss Havisham - Miss Havisham is the wealthy eccentric old woman who lives in a manor called Satis House near Pips village She is manic and often seems insane flitting around her house in a faded wedding dress keeping a decaying feast on her table and surrounding herself with clocks stopped at twenty till nine As a young woman Miss Havisham was left at the altar on her wedding day and now she has a vendetta against all men She deliberately raises Estella as the tool of her revenge training her beautiful ward to break mens hearts
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