This girl loves to learn, and her teacher brings books to her and treats her with respect.
As the real heroine in this story, she is a very strong mother who does not hesitate to punish her children when they deserve it, but is an understanding, solid rock for them, regardless.
His mother, who has recently died, wanted him to be educated, so he walks six or seven miles each day to get to the school, hoping to abide by her wishes.
Prez and Perry
He has chores every day such as planting and picking cotton but he also finds time to play, fish, and pass the time with his young cousin.
Auntie Lydia and Uncle June
She becomes somewhat ill after giving birth to her daughter, and he works in a turpentine factory.
Miss Lafayette and Miss Lattimore
One is Francie's...
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