Forgot your password?  
Related Topics

Angela's Ashes Chapter Summary & Analysis - Chapter 15 Summary

Frank McCourt
This Study Guide consists of approximately 107 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Angela's Ashes.
This section contains 870 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Angela's Ashes Study Guide

Chapter 15 Summary

When Frank wakes on his birthday, Pat Sheehan shares breakfast with him. Agnes comes to the house, walks Frank to the post office and waits outside for him. He is ridiculed for his clothing, but he is told to return on Monday to begin, which is four days away. When Frank tells Agnes about needing to return on Monday, she buys him clothing to wear to work. She also gives him two shillings for a bun and tea, before taking a bus back to her home.

Frank reports to work on Monday. Some telegram boys have taken a test to become permanent employees of the post office. They have uniforms, rain coats and two weeks vacation each year. Others, like Frank, have no benefits and can be fired if they miss a day. Mrs. O'Connell, who runs the post office, gives Frank a pouch and a batch...

(read more from the Chapter 15 Summary)

This section contains 870 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Angela's Ashes Study Guide
Copyrights
Angela's Ashes from BookRags and Gale's For Students Series. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook