Part 2, Isola Pribby Monday Notes Summary
These notes are all from Monday, and Pribby titles them “A Serious Error, A Joyous Night.”
Pribby wakes up too early and has to fuss with her hens until she knows Adams has left for work at the Big House. She walks to his farm, checking every tree trunk along the way for carved hearts, but she finds none. For two hours Pribby washes, waxes, and cleans but finds nothing. Just as she is beginning to despair, she thinks about books and begins to clap them open and shut to see if anything falls out. Nothing does. Then she sees a little red book about Charles Lamb’s life and wonders what it is doing here. She had seen Adams place it in the wooden treasure box Eli carved him for his birthday. If the book is here, what...
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