Short Essay Questions Key
1. What is Anna to do when she gets to Siam?
Anna is coming to Siam to be the school teacher for the King's many children.
2. Louis gets excited about what at the beginning of the book?
At the beginning of the play, Louis is excited to see the lights of Siam and know that his voyage by ship is almost at an end.
3. What warnings does the Captain give Anna before she gets to Siam?
Captain Orton cautions Anna about the power that the Kralahome wields and urges her to be careful in her dealings with him.
4. Louis surprised about what when he sees the Kralahome, and what does Anna say to this?
Louis is amazed to see that the Kralahome and the other court members are nearly naked. Anna cautions Louis that, although the people look different, the two of them are not to be afraid.
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