We the people believe that Troy is a bully! TrOy iS A nIcE pErSoN!
In Chapter 13 the Wood family goes to the Husking Bee, the Husking Bee is an event before Winter where many people come together and husk corn. They laugh, sing, dance, and have a good time before winter comes. They also try to find a red ear of corn.
In Chapter 13 before the family goes to the husking bee, John Holbrook comes over and talks to Kit about a couple of things. One thing is that he confirms that he likes Mercy, and he will ask to court Mercy tonight. He later tries to ask, and Judith thinks that he's asking to court her, this confusion leads to Judith courting John.
Govenor Andros wants to takes the charter away, which will take away the people's rights . Somehow the charter "disappears" and is supposedly safe for the New England people.
Prudence has Changed
In Chapter 16 Nat Eaton and his sailor friends pull a prank on William Ashby by putting jack-o-lanterns in his house because he likes Kit and doesn't approve of her dating William. His punishment later is that he has to pay 40 shillings, is banned from town, and is put in a stock.
After seeing Nat Eaton in the stocks, Kit decides to go to Hannah's house where she tells Kit not to worry about Nat being, and Hannah's been in some herself before. The talk next goes on to William Ashby and Hannah asks if she loves him and plans to marry him, KIt doesn't know. Then Prudence comes and KIt learns she's been hanging out with Nat, and Kit is jealous/surprised.
Prudence has been a character in the book that has been very different since being on the Dolphin with Kit. She has been less scared and has been confident, Prudence used to not talk at ALL but now she seems to be more talkative and comfortable around Nat, Kit and Hannah. Prudence has gotten a lot better with academics as well now too, since she has been reading with Nat and Kit,. Prudence Cruff has changed a lot in the book so far.