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.
Auspicious Occasion Abstract
* The upstairs toilet has leaked on Rustomji 's head.
* Rustomji declares his day spoiled and fears constipation.
* Mehroo sends Gajra and catches the H bus which Rustomji promises to follow.
One Sunday Abstract
* Mehroo hopes that Dhunjisha, who, now 75, will be present in the fire temple today.
* Rustomji steps off the A-1 bus...
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