Year of Wonders - Study Guide Wide Green Prison Summary & Analysis

Geraldine Brooks
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Anna's spirits are higher after Mompellion's sermon and is surprised to find Maggie Cantwell, the Bradford's cook, at her gate. Maggie's been dismissed without a moment's notice and she asks Anna to help gather her belongings. Michael Mompellion enters and appeals to Colonel Bradford to do his duty, but the Colonel is says it's foolish not to flee the plague. Mompellion warns the Colonel that his reputation will be forever ruined in the village and that God's wrath will be greater than any plague. As the Bradfords leave, some servants beg for help and find homes in the village. Maggie and Brand did not swear in church to stay, so they travel to stay with kin. Later, Anna and other villagers watch as goods are delivered at a distance. A list of the dead are given to the delivery person to share with...

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