Pollyanna Grows Up By Eleanor Hodgman Porter Pdf
Download Pollyanna Grows Up By Eleanor Hodgman Porter Pdf book free online – from Pollyanna Grows Up By Eleanor Hodgman Porter Pdf book; Pollyanna, now cured of her crippling spinal injury, spends her time teaching the “glad game” to new town, and a very bitter woman Mrs. Carew. Along the way she makes new friends, such as Sadie, and is courted by two childhood friends, Jimmy and Jamie: Jimmy is a hale and hearty aspiring architect, Jamie is a delicate literary genius whose withered legs compel him to rely on a wheelchair and crutches. Jimmy also finds out his family’s background, and how he ended up alone. –Wikipedia
But Mrs. Chilton didn’t want to leave Pollyanna in just a school, and so he was afraid she wouldn’t go. And now, Ruth, there’s our chance. I want YOU to take Pollyanna this winter, and let her go to some school around here.”
“What an absurd idea, Della! As if I wanted a child here to bother with!”
“She won’t bother a bit. She must be nearly or quite thirteen by this time, and she’s the most capable little thing you ever saw.”
“I don’t like ‘capable’ children,” retorted Mrs. Carew perversely–but she laughed; and because she did laugh, her sister took sudden courage and redoubled her efforts.
Perhaps it was the suddenness of the appeal, or the novelty of it. Perhaps it was because the story of Pollyanna had somehow touched Ruth Carew’s heart. Perhaps it was only her unwillingness to refuse her sister’s impassioned plea. Whatever it was that finally turned the scale, when Della Wether by took her hurried leave half an hour later