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What happens in chapters 16, 17, and 18 of Adam of the Road?

Chapters 16, 17, and 18 of Adam of the Road depict some major events in Adam's life, and he makes some critical decisions. He realizes that he wants to be a minstrel more than anything else, but he also discovers that not all minstrels are alike. After several harrowing experiences with the de Vesey family, he chooses to live an honest life as a true minstrel.

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Chapters 16, 17, and 18 of Elizabeth Janet Gray's novel Adam of the Road depict several major events in the life of main character Adam Quartermayne, and he makes some critical decisions that help to solidify who he is as a person and what he wants to do in his life.

In chapter 16, Adam, who is in Winchester, climbs up a wall to watch the miracle play The Fall of Adam. He is fascinated by the characters (especially the demons) and the action on stage. He watches intently as the story of the temptation of Adam and Eve unfolds before him, and hardly even realizing what he is doing, he edges forward, closer and closer to the edge of the wall. Then, at the very climax of the play, caught up in the spectacle before him, Adam falls off the wall.

Chapter 17 picks up with Adam lying in bed, dizzy and with a sore head. He doesn't know where he is or who has taken care of him. Soon a man and woman enter his room. They are Dame Prudence and Master Walter, the parish vicar, who picked him up after his...

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I put the following information together to help you better understand the Adam of the Road ebook. It'll always catch readers attention since it was written pretty well and the scenes are excellent format.

Chapter 16:

Adam went to watch a play after he climbed a wall. The wall is very tall which is called or known as Abbey.

Chapter 17:

Adam has a major head injury. He worked as a church worker for a little while. Some people that Adam meets is quite nice at the beginning.

Chapter 18:

The friends that Adam met soon ago turned out to be not so good people. They were stealing things left and right. The questionable friends are ones that he no longer wants to be acquainted with. Adam also lost a musical instrument such as a harp or a radio.

The book is very detailed and interesting. You'll find yourself keep turning each page without wanting to put the ebook down to take a break.