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Lucille Cook Timeline and Summary

  • Lucille learns of the death of Polly the serving girl.
  • We learn that Lucille is a widow and lost her husband when Mattie was only four.
  • Lucille takes ill with yellow fever.
  • Lucille demands that Mattie be taken to the country.
  • Mother is missing.
  • Mother returns from the country and is reunited with Mattie.
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