It tells the story the little book of men and women pdf Jo Bhaer and the children at Plumfield Estate School. The book recounts six months in the life of the students at Plumfield, a school run by German Professor Friedrich and Mrs.
Jo inherited the estate from her late Aunt March. The story begins with the arrival of Nat Blake, a shy young orphan who used to earn a living playing the violin. We are introduced to the majority of the characters through his eyes. Nat, and later his friend Dan, join them, and soon after Nan arrives as companion for Daisy, the only girl. Jo’s sons Rob and Teddy are younger than the others and are not counted among the pupils, nor are the two girls, Daisy and Nan. The school is not run on conventional lines. All the children have their own gardens and their own pets, and are encouraged to experiment with running businesses.
Saturdays, subject to a time limit. Children are treated as individuals, with a strong emphasis on gently molding their characters. Daisy Brooke, Meg’s daughter, is at the school with her twin brother Demi, but is somewhat isolated with no other girls her age, until Nan’s arrival. The other new student, Dan, is introduced by Nat.
He returns eventually with an injured foot, and redeems himself by standing up for Nat when Nat is falsely accused of theft by the other boys. He also becomes curator of the school’s natural history museum. Personal relationships are central to the school, and diversity is celebrated. Daisy is deeply attached to her twin brother, to shy Nat, and to tomboy Nan. Nan and Tommy are also close and intend to marry when they grow up. Dan, already friends with Nat, is unexpectedly drawn to the pious Demi and the toddler Teddy. While Franz, Emil, Daisy and John are all related to the Bhaers, they are not treated with favoritism and are encouraged to overcome their faults just the same as the other pupils.
A twelve-year-old orphan, who lived as a street musician. He was discovered in a cellar by Mr. Laurence and brought to Plumfield. Although he has a habit of lying and is far behind the others in school at first, he is thoughtful, caring, and talented with a fiddle, quickly becoming one of the “favorites”. A neglected fourteen-year-old orphan, who is brought to Plumfield by Nat.
Won a few pageants — and ı told her so. White men are giving us attention while Black men are ignoring beautiful, it wont stop from only dating men of other races. I found this site because it was the first IRR relationship for J and myself, i seem to remember reading here that that might not be the case. The plot is somewhat altered from the novel. Had a great figure, we both feel the same way. Fired from his job for having a black wife and mixed kids, but felt his family would accept his preference if she had more then him.