The Help

The Help

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  • Taking care of white babies, and doing the cleaning that's what we do Minny 
  • I would love to be a writer someday 
  • Jackson Mississpi in 1962. Aibileen and Minny are two black women who work for white families, Skeeter, Miss Hilly, Miss Celia and Miss Leefolt are best friends in the beginning. 
  • Hmm
  • Skeeter gets a writing job at MIss Myrna, she asks MIss Leefolts maid Aibileen for help. When Skeeter gets to know more about how the maids are being treated and about Aibileens life - Skeeter gets an idea to write a book about the black womens perspective. 
  • After many no's, Aibileen and Skeeter finally get a few maids to participate - anonymous for the book. They spend nights at Aibileens house. 
  • Hilly is calling Minny a thief and is fired, a couple days later she gets a new job att MIss Celias, who is one of the nicer white ladies even though Minny stays being careful. Meanwhile Hilly is starting to believe that something is going on 
  • Help is published, Hilly shortly figures out the book is about Jackson and tells everybody but takes it back when she read what they wrote. 
  • MIss Celia offers Minny to work for her forever, Skeeter is offered a job in New York and Skeeter arranges for Aibileen to get her old writing job at Miss Myrna. The end. 
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