The protagonist and narrator of the story,
Pip is a young boy raised by his sister, Mrs. Joe, and brother-in-law,
Joe Gargery, in a small village located in Kent.
Pip grows up to be a gentleman with a powerful
conscience and fragile heart, as you see later on in the story.
Pip sets high standards
for himself to become a gentleman for Estella. He wants to improve himself
to show society that he is a true gentleman.