What is it like to read "Girl" for the first time? Describe the experience of reading a story without a narrator's voice to guide you.
Ah, but you do have a narrator: the narrator is the girl herself. Though many people have interpreted the story as a dialogue between a young girl and a very authoritarian maternal voice - I have always been of the opinion that it is an interior monologue . The girl is going through her day, doing her chores, and as she does so she is reciting the...
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Reading it for the first time i was more of confused as in was it suppose to be decipline or just plain out teaching your daughter how to be a lady. However, reading it again had me realize that it had to be a childhood experince with the mother for to think of such a way about her daughter. Maybe she didn't want her daughteer to end up like her or other girls, or even make a mistake as if she has made one in the past through her childhood experience. I'm still not completly sure but, I can say it could all be an incident of tough love from a mother.