At the husking bee every comes together to husk corn,they dance, eat, and have fun. If you find a red ear of corn you would be the next one to get married, Judith found one and said she didn't need it, so passed it to Kit.
John tells Kit that he wants to call on Mercy and Kit tells him to do it right before the husking bee. John thought it would be a dad idea because he had nothing to offer, but did it any ways. While he was asking Matthew Judith thought he was asking for her and jumped in and then every one thought he was asking about Judith, so now they are together.
The charter is a piece of paper that has all the rules and things that the people of connecticut can and can't do. Now the new governor, governor Andros wants to take it a way. So the people of connecticut are trying to hide it and the lights go out and when they turn back on the Charter is missing.
Nat and two other two other people that work on the dolphin put jack-o-laterns in William's house. As a punishment they had to go in the stocks for a few hours, pay a fine of 40 shillings , and could never go to weathers field again.
When Kit is at Hannah's house she learns that Nat has been helping Prudence read and Kit gets really mad. Kit Also tells Hannah that she doesn't love William and Hannah tells her that she wouldn't be any better there because she doesn't love him
Prudence's charecter changes a lot she is a lot happier, and is always finishing her chores. Also she writes for the first time and feels very happy. Also she is wooried that she want be able to come again because of her parents but still will.