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“master harold” and the boys athol fugard it's finish between us sam: okay master hally i was at the back. 1 master harold and the boys athol fugard cast: willie malopo: a middle-aged black man employed by a middle-class white family, owners of a tea-room sam semela: a middle-aged black man, a little bit older and wiser that willie, employed by the same family hally: seventeen-year-old white boy, high-school student, whose parents own. A plot summary and brief analysis of master harold and the boys by athol fugard master harold and the boys hally, master harold, while sam is more.