"You never know about doctors. Remember they’re only human and need money like the rest of us. Suppose the knife slipped accidentally. Would Doctor Burns get his fee and a little extra from that nephew of yours?"
Miss Strangeworth is introduced and how she interacts with towns people.She lives on Pleasant street. In the beginning the town respects her and sees her as an advisor her family did a lot for the town
Miss Strangeworth decides to write her letters to town people. With these letters she thought she could save citizens from cruelty of world
The boy finds Miss Strangeworth letter and discovers its wickedness and cruelty he calls out to her,but because she is old,she does not hear him
When the boy shows the letter to Linda. It was addressed to the Crane family with a new baby. They thought it was check for the baby
Knowing what Miss Strangeworth said about their baby, Cranes were angry. So citizens took revenge on MIss S. by cutting down her beloved roses
Appearance can be deceiving- Miss Strangeworth is so nice in the beginning of the story and by the end of the story the people in the town find out how she really is. They loose any respect they had for her