This character is more complex than previous ones. His role is simple – he is a servant, valet of Candide when the last was traveling to South America. But the character is interesting. Cacambo is highly intelligent and morally honest. When different messes were going to happen, he always rescues Candide being very savvy. Also, he feels that he is responsible for Candide’s reunion with Cunégonde. As it was mentioned before, he was brilliant, that’s why he always stands behind all that quarrels of two philosophers – Pangloss and Martin.
Cacambo in the Essays