This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Martha Rose Sloan Clinton Abbott - She admires her mother, loves to watch her help people at her makeup counter in the department store where she works, even if she does not always like the advice her mother gives her at home.
Wilson 'Son' Abbott - From the time he is a small child, he is in love with a girl named Cecilia.
Cecilia 'Sissy' Abbott - She turns to the unwed mothers living at the hotel for the compassion and devotion she should have gotten from her mother.
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