Rose Lee has to go work for Mrs. Eunice Bell is having a dinner party with some of her gal pals and there's some pretty comedic scenes at this point in the story as Rose tries her best to navigate new terrain among the fine serving dishes and the whole "be seen but not heard" requirement.
Due to the decease of Grandfather Jim and the fact that they had lost so much. Whitman recognized Lincoln's excellence and importance. The plot was interesting and the story had great imagery, so I could imagine all of the scenes in my head.
Or it can be a cold cruel universe out at that place particularly if you are black. Still, a compelling, well-researched depiction of a grievous injustice. This task can be very hard for immigrant families of every culture