When Minna was a baby her papa used to bring her to town in a burlap because she did not have a jacket.
When Minna's father got sick with the miners cough her mother had to make quilts to make extra money which ment Minna had to take care of her sister and she could not go to school.
The Quilting Mothers
In Minna's fathers funeral everyone was wearing black and Minna did not understand because her father loved every couler of the day since he often did not get to the coulers of the day.
Minna's first days of school were great but Minna knew that she couldent go to school later beacause she did not have a jacket.
The quilting mothers decided to help Minna and spend their time making a coat for her.
The quilting mothers got it just on time for sharing day she was memorizing the different stories but when she got to school the kids teased her, she ran into the forest and cried but she got up and went to class there then she told the stories of her classmates rags and then they loved it.