Once Lyddie was all accustomed to her new home, the Mistress, Mrs. Bedlow, decided it was time to take her on her first view of the mill. When Lyddie first saw the mills, she was both worried and excited because of her new job and new opportunities.
Once Lyddie was well accustomed to her new home, the Mistress, Mrs. Bedlow, decided it was time to take her on her first view of the mill. Once she was inside the mill, she was immediately struck by seeing all of the people doing their repetitive jobs.
I guess it is time for you to see where you will be working, Lyddie!
PETITION ~~~~~ ~~~~~ ~~~~ ~~~~~~ ~~ ~~ ~~~ ~~
After Lyddie had seen the workplace, she was presented with a petition that would sign her up to work in the mills. this worried Lyddie because she wanted this job, but did not truly understand what she was getting herself into.
Once Lyddie decided to sign the petition, she immediately regreted her decision of signing a contract that made her work in the un-safe looms.