what is the story symbolism and message / the most important reference sources and pages in the book 'The Little Woman'?This is important for me and I don't know how to answer this. Plz, someone help...

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The message is that you should appreciate people for who they are, not what they are.  Penny's size is a symbol of the possession and objectification of women.  At first, it is cute and fun.  It becomes old.

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