Eleemosynary Chapter Abstracts for Teachers

Lee Blessing
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Chapter Abstracts

Scene 1

* Echo spells out eleemosynary, foreshadowing the importance of the word, of Echo's spelling, and of Artie's relationship to Echo.

* Dorothea has had a stroke and is mute.

* Echo asserts that she can still hear Dorothea speak.

* Artie recalls her mother's attempts to make her fly with homemade wings.

* Artie feels she grew up as Dorothea's guinea pig.

* Dorothea brings up Echo and develops her first love of words.

Scene 2

* Artie admits her neurosis of not being able to touch others, even her own daughter.

* Dorothea teaches Echo about words from Greek and Latin scrolls.

* She used these scrolls to teach Artie when she was an infant, as well.

* Artie states that she never forgets anything.

* Artie disappoints Dorothea by getting pregnant at the age of 18.

* Dorothea coerces Artie into an abortion so that she can still get an education.

* Artie runs away after the abortion.

* Dorothea uses...

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