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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did Sylvia begin to draft?
2. Are the boys happy with the guardianship arrangement?
3. Chapter 13 begins with the discovery of what?
4. After several months of healing, Arthur found out what?
5. What happened when Gerrie became so upset?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Barrie had a few close friends.
Part 1) Who are four of his closest friends? Describe each of these friends. What do these people have in common with Barrie?
Part 2) How do these friends influence Barrie? How important are Barrie's friends to his life and work? Why?
Part 3) How important are your own friends and acquaintances in your own life? Why? How does this compare to Barrie?
Essay Topic 2
Barrie was inspired by children.
Part 1) Describe Barrie's interest in children. Why does he like children so much? How does his past influence this?
Part 2) How are these children important to his life and work? How is Barrie also important to these children? How does his relationship with children affect his relationships with adults?
Part 3) What are your feelings about children? Why? Who inspires you? Why? How do these people compare to Barrie's inspirations?
Essay Topic 3
Barrie marries Mary Ansell.
Part 1) Describe Mary. How does Barrie fall in love with her? Describe their relationship. Are you surprised by their relationship? Why or why not?
Part 2) How does their relationship come to an end? Are you surprised by this? Why or why not? Afterward, what does Barrie think of Mary? What does this reveal about him?
Part 3) Barrie became very close to Sylvia Davies. Do you believe they were in love? Why or why not?
Part 4) What did Barrie think of himself, in regard to women? Why? Do you agree with him? Why or why not? How do Barrie's relationships with women compare to your own interests in others?
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