On Golden Pond Chapter Abstracts for Teachers

Ernest Thompson
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Chapter Abstracts

* The play opens in a summer home on Golden Pond in Maine in mid-May.

* Norman Thayer is shown looking around the room and then picking up the phone.

* Norman is an older gentleman of seventy-nine with glasses and the charm of a young boy.

* Norman is in good health although he has occasional bouts with senility.

* Norman asks the operator to call him back but has forgotten the phone number.

* Ethel knocks on the door and Norman finally realizes he has to answer the door.

* Ethel is a casually dressed woman of sixty-nine and has been in the woods.

* Ethel accepts a dinner invitation for that evening from some neighbors.

* Ethel encounters Charlie in the woods, who is the local postal carrier and was also a boyfriend of Chelsea's when Charlie was younger.

* Norman and Ethel discuss the local gossip and observations on the condition of...

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