Esperanza is getting spoiled by her parents and she gives orders to the servants so she is spoiled.
Hortensia are you ready to clean me?
Esperanza it is time you start doing things on your own.
Papa dies, which makes Esperanza sad and angry, woch makes her a rude person.
Esperanza, Mama, Miguel, Alfonso, and Hortensia leave the uncles behind and travel to get a better life. Better than if to live with the uncles. Although they have to leave Abuelita because she is hurt. Esperanza gets very mad and is very rude to other people.
Esperanza waits for Hortensia to clean her in the bath like she used to do, then she is embarresed because every one is looking at her. Esperanza realizes that she will hav eto do stuff on her own. This makes Esperanza a little more mature because she has to do things on her own.
Mama gets Valley fever and she is depressed that Abuelita isn't there, so she has to go to the hospital. Esperanza is very sad, then she realizes that she has to do something to help get Abuelita to Mama so she works to raise money. Also while Esperanza is working she sees Marta in the shed hiding, and Esperanza helps her escape.
Esperanza checks her valise and the money she has gotten has dissapeared and Esperanza is very mad. Then MIguel comes back with Abuelita and Esperanza is very happy, so then they bring Abuelita to Mama and Mama is happy.