"My parents adore and made sure i was educated- highly educated... No one corrected my mistakes, because i was loved and very, very spoiled. This would be my last birthday at home before I married out, and i was going to enjoy every minute of it" (4). Peony is a 15 year old girl from Hangzou, China on the verge of getting married; though she doesn't want to.
Beginning tonight, I would attend a production of The Peony Pavillion mounted in our garden... We'd have contests and banqutes. It was going to be amazing" (3). Peony expects that she is going to have some sort of party at her house tonight and she is imagining how it going to turn out.