the husking bee is when a bunch of of people come together and husk corn. If you find the red ear of corn you will be soon getting married.
john finally tells kit that he likes mercy and that he is going to call on mercy like william did to kit. but when he goes to call on mercy judith thinks its for her. john is too scared to tell judith that he came to call on mercy.
governer andros came to Wethersfield to take the charter and the puritans rights away.when he went to get the charter william had hid it but governer andros blew the candles out in the room where it was and they took it. william knows who took but but uncle mathew thinks its still in the hiding spot'.
Nat eaton and 2 other sailors pulled a prank on william house the put jack o lanterns in his window. they had to pay 40 shilllings,go to stocks, and are banished from wethersfield forever. this happened during the night when everyone was worried about the charter.
Kit finds out that nat has been teaching prudence how to read. she is mad that she missed so many visits. Kit tells hannah that she is going to marry william. kit teaches prudence how to spell. kit makes hannah a dress .
prudence has many changes in her charector. when she was first intruduced in the story she was shy. she is not shy anymore. she thought hannah was a witch before now she knows hannah is just a regular lady. Prudence can now read and right.