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I Stand Here Ironing

I Stand Here Ironing


by Tillie Olsen

I Stand Here Ironing: At Least The Football Game Was On True or False

1. The author's first name is -> Tillie
2. What is the narrator doing? -> Doing laundry
3. The author devoted her life to the plight of the -> Sort of wealthy
4. The story tracks a -> Mother
5. How many kids does the narrator have? -> 3
6. The story is prompted by an unnamed -> Voice
7. The story is told from inside the narrator's -> Feet
8. Where is the narrator? -> Beach on the Mediterranean
9. Emily thrived most on -> Milk
10. V-mail stands for -> Vertical