You may want to establish a time of day that will work best for you so that you can be as regular in your reading as possible.
This first chapter begins in Augustand is narrated by year-old Aibileen, a black maid who takes care of "white babies" and does the "cooking and cleaning" for a living 1. Now she takes care of two-year-old Mae Mobley Leefolt.
Aibileen has a quick flashback of her son, Treelore.
He slips off the loading dock into the driveway and gets run over by a tractor. Aibileen stays in bed for months. She comes to work for the Leefolts after Mae Mobley is born. At first, she works as usual. Soon, though, she begins resenting her work situation.
OK, back to the present. Elizabeth uses a tablecloth to cover the "L-shaped crack" in her table 1. Skeeter Phelan and Hilly Holbrook show up for the bridge game; they are about the same age as Elizabeth. Soon, the topic turns to bathrooms.
Hilly thinks black people "carry different […] diseases" 1.
She wants a law requiring white people to build outside bathrooms that their black employees must use. Skeeter says, "Maybe we ought to just build you a bathroom outside, Hilly" 1. The best Hilly can do is threaten to fire Skeeter from her post as editor of the Junior League newsletter.
Skeeter brings up the bathroom conversation and asks Aibileen, "Do you ever wish you could…change things?Exercise Rule #1 Exercise boosts brain power. Our brains were built for walking—12 miles a day!
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PART 1- “They Say” CHAPTER 1 Graff and Birkenstein talk about a few key elements to help you become a more effective writer. The first aspect they talk about is to write about what others are saying; this will help frame and clarify the issue that you are talking about.
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