Forgot your password?  

Edie, an American Biography Chapter Summary & Analysis - Chapters 10-13 Summary

Jean Stein
This Study Guide consists of approximately 35 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Edie, an American Biography.
This section contains 1,449 words
(approx. 5 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Edie, an American Biography Study Guide

Chapters 10-13 Summary and Analysis

Life began to change at Laguna. Saucie recounts her rebellion against her parents. Francis and Saucie had a volatile relationship. As the oldest daughter, Saucie was the first to stand up to Francis, telling him that she needed to have her own life. Francis attempted to keep control over Saucie and tried to have her thrown out of Radcliffe by telling the Dean she was promiscuous. The final straw for Saucie was one night when the family was out on Long Island, and Francis made what Saucie consider to be a pass at her. Saucie claims that was the last time she ever had any feelings for her father.

Francis put a lot of pressure on the children, particularly Minty and Bobby. When they were at school at Groton, Minty began to avoid Francis after Francis insisted that Minty play football, a sport...

(read more from the Chapters 10-13 Summary)

This section contains 1,449 words
(approx. 5 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Edie, an American Biography Study Guide
Copyrights
Edie, an American Biography 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