Reading Question for Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

PROSE FICTION: This passage is adapted from Elizabeth Bishop’s
short story "The Housekeeper" (©1984 by Alice Methfessel).

At what point does Mr. Curley cry at the supper table?

  • F. Before Mary and the narrator sit and watch the sunset
  • G. Before Mrs. Sennett tells the narrator she doubts she will stay another winter with the children
  • H. Before the children spend a rainy afternoon playing house in the dining room
  • J. After the narrator learns that Mrs. Sennett will return to Boston