The Bonesetter's Daughter Part 2, Chapter 3 Summary

Amy Tan

Part 2, Chapter 3 Summary

As LuLing prepares to join the Chang family even before her official wedding, her aunts begin sewing new clothes for her and preparing her for her new role as a wife. But Precious Auntie spends her time writing. Finally, one night, Precious Auntie hands LuLing a bundle of papers that contains the story she has documented about her life. LuLing reluctantly reads the pages, which relate most of the stories Precious Auntie has been telling her over the years. However, when LuLing reaches the point where Precious Auntie writes that she is about to tell her the truth of why she hates Mr. Chang, LuLing tosses the papers on the floor. She refuses to read anything that will spoil her upcoming wedding and her new life.


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