What finally causes Cecile to call Fern "Fern"?

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Cecile makes a point of never calling her youngest daughter, Fern, by her name. She wanted to call her Afua, but she was overruled by her husband and Big Ma. From that day on, she's insisted on referring to Fern as "little girl" out of spite, as a way of showing her evident...

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