Summary of Chapter Nine.
Here are a couple of points in addition to those mentioned above. Mercy worried about Kit telling stories to the children. She felt it was an indulgence. When Kit started to set up a small dramatic interpretion of The Good Samaritan with the children, Mercy protested, but Kit kept right on. When the Reverend Woodbridge dismissed both girls from their teaching positions, Kit tried to get him to keep Mercy on because it was not her fault or idea.
Later, in the meadow, Kit met Hannah Tupper for the first time. This was the beginning of their powerful friendship. As Kit spent time with Hannah...
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