The main character is thinking on injustices made to women. Nhamo and the girl are kind of the same age but Nhamo is way more forward on his studies. Nhamo demands to his sisters to do stuff for them and the main chatacyet thinks it is really unfair.
"Fascinating way of looking at homosexuality or transsexuality: Native American concept of "two-spirit" people." I'm sorry - I love this. Let them be. If someone fees the same way for someone of the same sex as I feel for my husband - Let them be married