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Quote #7

"Yes'm. He tell me not to tell you so you go right on thinking he proud a you. He love you so much, Miss Celia. I seen it on his face how much." (18.78)

Minny works hard to convince Celia that her husband, Johnny, loves her for herself, not for how many babies she might produce or how well she fits into high society.

Quote #8

There is undisguised hate for white woman, there is inexplicable love. (19.223)

Skeeter discovers that the relationships between the help and their employers are anything but simple.

Quote #9

Who knew heartbreak would be so goddamn hot? (21.20)

This is Skeeter after her first breakup with Stuart, before their temporary reconciliation.

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