Page 39, ¨Im just fighting for me and Ruth¨ said by Isabel to Curzon. This shows that Isabel is always going to be there for her when she most needs it. Also this proves that family comes first always in life for Isabel.
Page 140, ¨ As I stepped toward the window... I bolted for the open window. I almost made it.¨ This shows that Isabel is always trying to get the freedom she deserves .
Page 77, ¨You could use some bulding up,¨ she said as she pushed a plate of molasses cookies to me. This show she is being kind even after Isabel is a slave.