The Witch of Blackbird Pond Questions and Answers
by Elizabeth George Speare

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When they meet again at Hannah Tupper's, what do Nat and Kit discover that they have in common in The Witch of Blackbird Pond?

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Hannah says she first met both Nat and Kit crying in the meadow. 

Kit and Nathaniel Eaton are both good friends of Hannah Tupper, the supposed witch of Blackbird Pond. They do not realize this at first. Kit finds the meadow on her own, and it is the first place she has felt comfortable in Wethersfield. 

Coming home through the meadow everything had seemed so simple, and here it was all tangled again. Only one thing was sure. She had found a secret place, a place of freedom and clear sunlight and peace. (Ch. 10) 

Kit befriends Hannah even though the people of Wethersfield think she is a witch. Kit is amazed that the Quaker woman does not go to meetings (she has to pay fines), and lives by...

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