TITLE

Table of Figures

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Brenda
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Gulf Coast: A Journal of Literature & Fine Arts;Summer/Fall2008, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article documents the life of a girl in the form of brief paragraphs which progress through periods in her life. The first paragraph features the girl when she is about five years old. Her mother tells her that she must wear a shirt whenever she plays with others. Another paragraph describes the girl when she is 15 and fighting with her father. The story of the girl ends when she is 18.
ACCESSION #
32817985

 

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