Who are some characters from chapter 4 of Lyddie?  

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Some characters from Chapter 4 ("Frog in a Butter Churn") of Lyddie are:

Triphena: In this chapter, Triphena (the cook) begins to warm to Lyddie. The author describes Triphena as a spinster who is past her middle years. In chapter 4, Triphena shares a story about two frogs that fell...

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Some characters from Chapter 4 ("Frog in a Butter Churn") of Lyddie are:

Triphena: In this chapter, Triphena (the cook) begins to warm to Lyddie. The author describes Triphena as a spinster who is past her middle years. In chapter 4, Triphena shares a story about two frogs that fell into a pail of milk. One frog dies almost immediately. Meanwhile, the other frog kicks energetically in its bid to escape. Triphena tells Lyddie that the second frog is found dead in the morning, floating on a pat of butter. Triphena likens the frog to those who manage to make the best of a difficult situation.

Charlie: Charlie visits Lyddie in chapter 4. Lyddie is concerned when she sees Charlie, however. He appears to be thinner and smaller than ever. For his part, Charlie admits that he works hard, but the food is plentiful and tasty at the miller's.

Otis and Enoch: Otis and Enoch are the two hired men who work for the Cutlers. In chapter 4, the men discuss slavery. The subject is about a slave who was caught near Ferrisburg. Enoch maintains that a slave owner has the right to pursue an escaped slave. Meanwhile, Otis proclaims his right to a reward, if he returns a slave. The conversation is ugly, and Triphena is disgusted by the men's comments. However, Lyddie is struck by the reward for returning a runaway slave: one hundred dollars. She imagines that such a handsome reward would make it possible for her to pay off her father's debts and return home.

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Chapter four has Lyddie working hard at Cutler's tavern.  The reader is introduced to more of her workload and other employees of the tavern.  

One such character is Triphena.  She is the tavern's cook, and she begins to take Lyddie under her protection, because she is impressed with Lyddie's work ethic.  She tells Lyddie a story about a frog that fell into some milk. 

Another tavern worker is Willie.  He seems to be a jack of all trades.  He takes care of the fires, the wagons, and various other jobs.  

There are two other hired men.  They are Otis and Enoch, but not a lot of info is given about them.  Lyddie does learn about slaves and reward money from them though. 

Lyddie's brother, Charlie, shows up for a portion of the chapter.  

Mrs. Cutler is obviously around, but she does not make an appearance in the chapter. 

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