Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.
Pages 1-52; October 1931- February 1932 Abstract
* Anais Nin discussed her need for an older, more experienced man to her cousin Eduardo, who tells her that she should be with him instead.
* Hugo was angry that Nin never seemed concerned about his whereabouts and that he felt frequently shut out of her life.
* Although she debated separating...
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