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lmillerm eNotes educator| Certified Educator

In regard to Mattie's dream, it is mentioned early on (Chapter 5) that Mattie dreams of far away places: "Paris would smell like a lemon peel, far away and wonderful." (Pg. 29)

This quote has been taken from the Aladdin Paperbacks edition of Fever 1793 by Laurie Halse Anderson.

nyabishmen-of-doom | Student

I beleve she states that it is to escape home and go live in Paris.

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theknower | Student

she wants leave and kill her mother

liorafaction | Student

escape from home or marriage Nathaniel

karrenjordan | Student

mattie's dream was to escape from home.